Police said they were called in about disturbances at a private residence on Ranora Avenue just before 9 a.m.
He was being treated by paramedics at the scene, but an emergency airlift from the island was not called after the shooting
Stuart Layt covers health, science and technology for the Brisbane Times He was once the Queensland political reporter for AAP
Russell Island, Queensland
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