Elderly man charged with murdering his wife in Logan

An elderly man has been charged with murder, after the suspicious death of his wife in Logan.

Police say the body of the 82-year-old woman was found at a home on Kingston Road around 1.00am yesterday morning.

The 83-year-old man was taken into custody at the scene, and has spent the night in the watch house.


He’s due in Beenleigh Magistrates Court this morning.

Police have declared a crime scene, and investigations are underway.

It’s unclear exactly how his wife died.

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