Brisbane gunman 'in custody' following mall siege

A shirtless gunman is in custody, following a siege at Brisbane's Queen Street mall, The Australian reports.

According to the newspaper, police have denied reports that they shot the gunman, who has been taken to hospital in an ambulance.

A police media spokesperson told the newspaper:

It wasn't bullets, it wasn't rubber bullets, it wasn't a Taser.

There was not blood everywhere, as has been reported.

Read: Australian police 'surround mall amid gunman reports'

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