Man, woman hospitalised after stabbing at Redbank Plains

UPDATE NOON: A man and woman are in hospital with stab wounds from a vicious incident which occurred after a birthday party at a home west of Brisbane.

A 54-year-old woman was found by paramedics unconscious with a knife in her chest and surrounded by a pool of blood at a home in Redbank Plains about 2:00am

She also had lacerations to the head.

"It's one of those scenes where nothing's good," Acting Senior Sergeant Craig Marshall said.

A 60-year-old man also had cuts to his face and what Sergeant Marshall said were defensive-type cuts to his body.

Read more on the ABC.

 

8AM: A CRIME scene has been declared for parts of Waxberry Court and Burrawang Street in Redbank Plains after a man and woman were discovered with injuries early this morning.

Initial investigations suggest at 1.55am, police arrived at a Burrawang Street address where they discovered a 54-year-old woman with a stab wound to the chest and a laceration to the head, and a 60-year-old man with multiple lacerations and a head injury.

The pair was taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital.

At this stage, the circumstances which led to the injuries are unclear.

Investigations are continuing.

There is no further information available.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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