Girl dies after alleged stabbing witnessed by kids in Rockhampton, police say


A 42-year-old girl has died after she was allegedly stabbed in entrance of her two younger kids in Central Queensland.

Police say they have been known as to an handle in Rockhampton shortly after 6.30pm on Tuesday following reviews a lady had been stabbed a number of instances.

Neighbours mentioned they noticed two younger kids run from the property screaming, The Courier Mail reviews.

When officers arrived on the Brae Road handle, they discovered the girl and tried CPR, however she died on the scene.

A 45-year-old man was discovered a short while later with what have been believed to be self-inflicted accidents.

He was taken to hospital in a severe situation and is now in police custody.

Police say the person and girl knew one another.

Talking on the property on Tuesday night time, Detective Senior Sergeant Luke Peachey mentioned the youngsters have been “distraught” after the “tragic” incident.

“Circumstances and what occurred right here tonight might be beneath investigation lengthy into the night time and I’d say into the upcoming days,” he mentioned.

“We’re chatting with numerous witnesses … very tragic occasions tonight given the precise incident seems to be witnessed by two younger kids.

“We’ll clearly be coping with these two younger kids tonight and offering them with the care that they want.”

“Clearly they’re distraught … they’ve witnessed their mom tragically turn out to be deceased,” he added.

Against the law scene has been established and investigations are persevering with.

– With wires