Cops shoot armed man

The Sunday Mail (Queensland) - - NEWS -

A MAN has been shot by po­lice in south­east NSW.

Of­fi­cers in Quean­beyan re­sponded to re­ports of a man car­ry­ing a firearm and shots be­ing fired on Monaro St at around 4am yes­ter­day.

The man was found at a ser­vice sta­tion and, af­ter al­legedly shoot­ing at of­fi­cers, was shot by po­lice.

He was taken to Can­berra Hos­pi­tal.

A NSW Po­lice crit­i­cal in­ci­dent team will in­ves­ti­gate the cir­cum­stances sur­round­ing the shoot­ing, a spokesman said.

That in­ves­ti­ga­tion will also be the sub­ject of an in­de­pen­dent re­view.

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