A man has been shot by police after officers were called to reports of an armed man in Stretton this evening.
Police attended a Liquidambar Place address around 7pm where they were confronted by a man armed with a weapon.
Negotiators were notified to attend the scene and speak with the man.
The 43-year-old man allegedly advanced at officers and was subsequently shot at approximately 7.30pm.
He was transported to Princess Alexandra Hospital in a serious but stable condition.
A crime scene has been established as an investigation by the Ethical Standards Command continues.
The investigation is subject to oversight by the Crime and Corruption Commission.