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High-ranking Comancheros bikie bashed at apartment complex is taken to hospital in a serious condition
- Senior member of Comancheros gang bashed at Gold Coast apartments
- The man was discovered at Southport complex and transported to hospital
- He is listed as being in a serious condition with head injuries
A senior bikie alleged to be a member of the notorious Comancheros gang has been taken to hospital in a serious condition with police investigating whether he was bashed or fell from an apartment complex balcony.
The incident occurred shortly after 7am on Thursday morning at the Meriton Apartments in Southport on the Gold Coast.
Two men have been detained after police rushed to the scene at the complex on Como Crescent at Southport.
It’s understood the injured man has been transported to Gold Coast University Hospital with head injuries and is listed as being in a serious condition.
The man understood to be a senior bikie figure was bashed outside the Meriton apartments at Southport (pictured)
Queensland Police confirmed the investigation is ongoing and the discovery of drugs in a Southport unit could be connected.
A number of people including the occupants of the unit have been assisting officers with their inquiries, police said.
‘Police are investigating after they were called to an unresponsive man at a Southport unit block this morning,’ a police spokeswoman told Daily Mail Australia.
‘Emergency services were called to Como Crescent around 7.30am with reports of a man unconscious, vomiting, with a facial injury.’
‘He was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition, where he was placed in an induced coma.’
Two men have been detained by police and are assisting them with their investigation
‘Subsequent information indicates that the man’s facial injury is minor.’
‘A search of the property located a quantity of dangerous drugs.’
‘Investigations continue into whether the man’s injuries were the result of a drug-related fall or if an assault took place’.