Gunman On The Run After Shopping Centre Carpark Shooting
A man has been shot in a shopping centre carpark in Petrie overnight.
Police say the 59-year-old was returning to his car after accessing an ATM when another car pulled up.
The driver of a white Ford Falcon sedan threatened the man with a firearm and demanded money.
He then shot the man in his right knee after being told he had no cash.
Police are investigating after a man received a gunshot wound in Petrie this morning. https://t.co/lPeryukiyH— QPS Media Unit (@QPSmedia) February 20, 2017
The gunman fled the Beeville and Frenchs Road carpark in a white Toyota Camry.
After driving the short distance home, the injured man called police and emergency services.
He returned to the carpark with police before being treated by paramedics and taken to hospital with non life threatening injuries.