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Man shot dead by police north of Brisbane – ABC News

Police shoot dead a man who they say was armed with knives and acting aggressively in Dakabin overnight.

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A man has been shot dead by police north of Brisbane overnight.
A police spokesman said officers were called to Surround Street at Dakabin shortly after midnight, where a man was armed with knives and acting aggressively.
Detective Superintendent Tony Fleming said officers tried to negotiate with the man and tasered him, but that had no effect.
A woman was sheltering in a nearby house.
“Unfortunately, police were forced to discharge their firearms and a number of shots entered the man,” he s…

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