The 35-year-old male pennyless into a military hire during Bowen, in a Whitsundays Region, during 2.30pm on Wednesday.
Acting superintendent Ian Haughton pronounced officers attempted regulating their Tasers before shots were fired.
The male was strike in a stomach and hand, and was flown to Townsville Hospital in a critical condition.
The military reliable standards section is questioning a incident.
It comes a week after Sydney bodybuilder Daniel King, 32, was shot by military after opening glow on a residence and in a closeness of dual military stations in a city’s west. King’s former lover, Stacey Taylor pronounced she had reported his prior threats to police.
Queensland Supt Haughton pronounced military knew small about a man.
“The motivations of this chairman to do this currently have not nonetheless been determined and will form a partial of a investigation,” he told reporters on Wednesday.