Two officers shot at in the town of Tara

Two cops shot at and a gunman is on the run in the same small town where police were ambushed by paranoid conspiracy theorists

Police are hunting a gunman after officers were shot at in the town Tara, west of Brisbane.

No one was reported injured. 

Officers have cordoned off an area in Tara, declaring it an exclusion zone with residents told to say indoors. 

The shots were fired at 3.30pm and the exclusion zone declared at 5.30pm.


The town was the home base for officers Rachel McCrow and Matthew Arnold who were gunned down at nearby Wieambilla in December. 

A resulting shoot-out led to the deaths of six people including  



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