A man who eluded Queensland police for more than 24 hours after allegedly opening fire on them has been arrested.
A gunman who allegedly fired shots at police hunting him and lit a bushfire has been arrested in Queensland.
Adin Joel Cussen, 29, sparked the chase after he allegedly fired shots at officers during a car chase on the Burnett Highway outside Rockhampton, in central Queensland.
Detectives had been closing in on Cussen after he allegedly threatened a woman with a gun on Wednesday.
But Cussen allegedly fired shots at police again when they approached him.
He’s also believed to have sparked a bushfire in the Bouldercombe area on Thursday.
A Queensland Police spokesman confirmed a man had been arrested and said he expected charges to the laid later on Thursday.