Morayfield shooting: Woman, 29, shot dead in Queensland as man quizzed by police and detectives search the bins of a nearby child care centre

A woman has been shot dead at a unit in Morayfield in Brisbane’s north in the early hours of Sunday morning, with a man arrested by detectives.

Police swooped on the home at The Bungalows apartment block on Grant Road just after 12pm on Saturday when neighbours reported the sound of gunfire.

Paramedics tried to save the woman, 29, but she died at the scene and the man was held by police.

Neighbours reported the police searched the bins of the nearby Morayfield West child day care centre across the road during their investigations at the scene. 

A woman has been shot dead at a unit in Morayfield in Brisbane ‘s north in the early hours of Sunday morning, with a man arrested by detectives (stock photo)

Daily Mail Australia has contacted Queensland Police for comment.

A crime scene was established and detectives are currently at the apartment complex working to investigate the circumstances surrounding the woman’s death.  

It’s understood police are questioning a man but have not laid any charges.  

More to follow 

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