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Michael Menzel, 48, died after being shot in the leg when his home in Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane, was stormed shortly before 6 a.m. on Monday

Pictured: father, 48, with the & # 39; largest heart & # 39; who was shot for his 13 year old daughter in meth city known as the & # 39; ice rink & # 39;

  • Man shot in his home for his 13 year old daughter south of Brisbane
  • The 48-year-old suffered a bullet wound to his leg during the home invasion
  • Another man, 40, was hit on the head with a hammer and sustained minor injuries
  • The police are now chasing four men who fled the scene on Monday before 6 a.m.
  • Resident described the area as an & # 39; ice rink & # 39; in reference to methamphetamine
  • Do you know more E-mail: kelsey.wilkie@mailonline.com
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A young girl saw her father being shot during a house invasion in a meth city known as the & # 39; ice rink & # 39 ;.

Michael Menzel, 48, died after being shot in the leg his home in Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane, shortly before 6 am on Monday.

His 13-year-old daughter has been in police custody since he witnessed the traumatic shooting.

The police are hunting a group of up to four people, including one woman, who has fled the scene after the violent targeted house invasion.

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Michael Menzel, 48, died after being shot in the leg when his home in Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane, was stormed shortly before 6 a.m. on Monday

Michael Menzel, 48, died after being shot in the leg when his home in Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane, was stormed shortly before 6 a.m. on Monday

Bretagne Court, Gleneagle was flooded with emergency services after the home invasion on Monday morning

Bretagne Court, Gleneagle was flooded with emergency services after the home invasion on Monday morning

Bretagne Court, Gleneagle was flooded with emergency services after the home invasion on Monday morning

Neighbors have been shaken over the test and describe the gentleman Menzel as a man with the & # 39; biggest heart & # 39 ;.

& # 39; He was the nicest on this street, & # 39; a woman told Daily Mail Australia.

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& # 39; He was a great partner, he didn't deserve this, & # 39; another neighbor said.

Another neighbor expressed his shock about the man's death and said he was regularly seen with his three-legged poodle.

& # 39; He was so wonderful – he was super sweet & # 39 ;, said Billie Beever.

& # 39; It's just so scary, it's why people even have weapons. & # 39;

She told Daily Mail Australia that friends and relatives of the deceased had gathered at home and shouted & # 39; the front & # 39 ;.

Neighbors were left behind during the ordeal, which took place at Brittany Court, Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane
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Neighbors were left behind during the ordeal, which took place at Brittany Court, Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane

Neighbors were left behind during the ordeal, which took place at Brittany Court, Gleneagle, 70 km south of Brisbane

Emergency services were called home around 6 o'clock in the morning and treated Mr. Menzel for a gunshot wound.

Inspector Jim Plowman said the gentleman & # 39; s young daughter had stayed on site and watched as caregivers tried to save her father's life.

He was treated on the spot by paramedics, but died just after 7 o'clock.

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Another man in the house, 40 years old, was brought to the hospital with minor injuries after being hit with a hammer.

A black, new model, Holden Commodore utility without license plates was seen when leaving the address at the Court Court in Brittany and was later seen on the adjacent Mount Lindesay Highway.

The police call on anyone who has seen the vehicle in the vicinity of the Bretagne Court before 6 o'clock in the morning – or with camera images or camera surveillance.

A resident told the Courier Mail the area around the house becomes an & # 39; ice rink & # 39; named because of the prevalence of meth in the city.

Emergency services were called home around 6 AM & 39 and treated Mr. Menzel for a gunshot wound

Emergency services were called home around 6 o'clock in the morning and treated Mr. Menzel for a gunshot wound

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Emergency services were called home around 6 o'clock in the morning and treated Mr. Menzel for a gunshot wound

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