Police have commenced a homicide investigation after a woman was shot at Chambers Flat overnight.
Before 9pm, a 72-year-old man allegedly shot a 67-year-old woman prior to calling emergency services for assistance.
Police attended the Alexander Court residence where the man was taken into custody with the assistance of PolAir.
Emergency services rendered first aid to the woman who sadly died as a result of her injuries.
The pair were known to each other.
A crime scene has been established as investigations continue.