Queensland police are negotiating with a man who is holding
his son hostage in a block of units on the Gold Coast.
The 16-year-old boy called police at 7am to say he was in
Police can't say if the man holed up in the building on the
Gold Coast Highway at Tugun is armed.
"It's unclear if he has any weapons," they say.
Negotiators are still trying to persuade the man (42) to free
Police cannot confirm reports officers have entered the
Pictures from the scene show a heavy police presence.