Police killer shot dead by police
- Author: Jermaine Castillo May 30, 2017,
May 30, 2017, 6:16
Local resident Kyal Pennell, 23, who is trapped in his home due to the exclusion zone, said he could hear "non-stop bursts of automatic gunfire" and police sirens.
'An emergent situation has been declared under the Public Safety Preservation Act following a police incident in the Lockyer Valley this afternoon where an officer has been injured, ' police said in a statement.
Authorities had set up an exclusion zone around the farm and began negotiating with Maddison at midnight.
The police officer fatally wounded after a wanted man opened fire during a pursuit has been identified as Senior Constable Brett Forte.
"Unfortunately at this time Brett Forte lost his life", south Queensland's assistant police commissioner Tony Wright told reporters.
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The standoff followed the fatal shooting of Toowoomba Senior Constable Brett Forte, who was killed yesterday afternoon while trying to pull over Maddison's vehicle near Gatton.
The armed man is still on the run and "specialty police" have been called to the area.
As the siege started last night, Maddison was apparently heard laughing as he fired at the police helicopter from a sheltered position, reported The Courier Mail.
POLICE are still hunting for the person suspected of killing a police officer in the Lockyer Valley this afternoon.
A police source says the wanted man, who is believed to be armed with a machine gun, got out of his auto during the chase and shot the officer before driving down a dirt road at Seventeen Mile, just northwest of Gatton.
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"At that point in time, he has fired at those police".
A large area encompassing Fords Road, Forestry Road West, Sandy Creek Road, Gerard Lane, Seventeen Mile Road, Wallers Road and Forest Road is in lockdown.
Queensland Commissioner Ian Stewart paid tribute to Sen Const Forte as a "fine son" of the police service.
This was followed by what Mr Lyons described as gunfire that "sounded like a machinegun" and what he thought sounded like pistol shots in return.
"It is devastating for officer's family, his colleagues and his community", she said.
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"It is just exceptionally sad".