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Man Charged Over Death Of 51-Year-Old Woman

Man Charged Over Death Of 51-Year-Old Woman

The 55-year-old was taken to hospital with minor injuries and is now being questioned by police.

He has been charged with murder and is due to face Southport Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Police responded to the incident just after 11pm - the woman was found to have had suffered severe head trauma, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers have established a number of crime scenes, including at the home of the woman on Arthur Payne Court.

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A man, believed to be the victim's ex-husband, was found injured nearby and taken to hospital.

A Gold Coast woman has died after her body was found on the side of the road down from her house late Sunday night.

Police have launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death, which is being treated as suspicious.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.


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