A body has been found at the Gatton Square Plaza shopping centre. Photo: Hugh Suffell.
A body has been found at the Gatton Square Plaza shopping centre. Photo: Hugh Suffell. Hugh Suffell

UPDATE: Man who died behind Gatton shops had medical history

UPDATE 4.08PM: The man who died at the Gatton Square Plaza was a 48-year-old Lockyer Valley man, police have reported.

Gatton's sergeant Daniel Curtain said the man had a lengthy medical history and was on a lot of medication.

"Police found a male person unconscious and not breathing, and on attending the scene administered CPR," Sergeant Curtain said.

"He had a lengthy medical history."

Sergeant Curtain also confirmed the man was 48-years-old.

Police, at this stage, are treating the death as non-suspicious.

Unless asked by the coroner, it is unlikely they will be investigating the man's death.

Charter Hall, who operates the plaza, was contacted for comment, but declined to make a statement about the man's death. 

UPDATE 2.30PM: Police have confirmed a man in his 50s has died at the Gatton Square plaza this afternoon.

A police officer said police performed CPR on the man but were not successful.

 

A body has been found at the Gatton Square Plaza shopping centre. Photo: Hugh Suffell.
A body has been found at the Gatton Square Plaza shopping centre. Photo: Hugh Suffell. Hugh Suffell

EARLIER 2.12PM: Gatton police are on scene at the Gatton Square shopping plaza where a body has been found.

A Queensland Police spokesman said emergency services received the call at 12.37pm today.

The spokesman said a body had been located but it did not appear to be suspicious.

The spokeman said the cause of death was unknown, and that police had called for an undertaker to take the body away.

More info to come …



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