Woman stabbed multiple times at Gold Coast hotel

A WOMAN has been stabbed in the neck at a hotel in Surfers Paradise.

Police and paramedics were called the Wyndham Hotel on Surfers Paradise Boulevard around 2.30pm on Saturday.

Speaking to myGC, a Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said a team of paramedics were on the scene, treating a 35-year-old woman for multiple stab wounds to her neck and hands.


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Five ambulance crews are in attendance, including the city’s High Acuity Response Unit, critical care paramedics and a senior supervisor.

A Queensland Police spokesman told myGC police were still searching for the offender, who is believed to be known to the woman.

He said the woman’s injuries were considered non-life threatening.

She is expected to be transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment once stable enough.

It is not known where exactly at the hotel the stabbing occurred, with reports suggesting it may have taken place outside of the building.

The circumstances surrounding the incident are not yet clear.

Scores of police have saturated the area.

No further information was available at the time of writing.

If you have information for Police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day.

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

If you are in immediate danger call 000 now.  If you require advice or assistance, the following services offer counselling and support.
Lifeline 24/7 telephone crisis support 13 11 14
DV Connect Queensland Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline 24/7 phone 1800 811 811
1800RESPECT 24/7 phone 1800 737 732
Domestic Violence Prevention Centre Gold Coast

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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