Woman Shot In Head, Multiple People Injured In Townsville Shooting

A man is in custody after reportedly being involved in a shooting incident in north Queensland.

Four people have been injured, including a 40-year-old woman who police confirmed sustained a gunshot wound to the head.

Officers were called to an address at Rangewood, in Townsville, about 8am on Wednesday.

"It appears that a male, who is known to both occupants of this house has attended this residence in regards to an outstanding civil debt, after a failed business." Police told reporters, "It is believed that this male has discharged a firearm, striking the female to the side of the face"

"We have recovered both a long arm and also a concealable firearm"

The woman is believed to have serious injuries, with three other people injured but stable.

A man has been taken into custody.

With AAP