Police at a Gold Coast hinterland property where they are hunting a group of men after a man was found injured by the side of the Beaudesert-Beenleigh Rd last night. Photo: Jessica Elder
Police at a Gold Coast hinterland property where they are hunting a group of men after a man was found injured by the side of the Beaudesert-Beenleigh Rd last night. Photo: Jessica Elder

Man bashed in Gold Coast hinterland attack

POLICE are hunting a group of men after a man was assaulted at Tamborine overnight.

It's believed a man, 24, was held against his will in bushland on a private property off Beaudesert-Beenleigh Rd last night.

About 7am today the man, who had been seriously assaulted, managed to run to the roadway and flag down a driver.

Police and paramedics attended to the scene where the man was treated for a suspected gunshot wound and facial injuries.

A dog squad also responded and searched the scene.

Police remain at a Tamborine property where the assault is believed to have occurred.

The victim is not co-operating with police.

The man's injuries are not considered life threatening. He was transported to a Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

News Corp Australia


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