Man arrested on Gold Coast over alleged murder of young mum

A man has been arrested on the Gold Coast today, charged with the alleged murder of a woman in Melbourne.

The 28-year-old Nerang man was taken into custody by Homicide Squad detectives, as part of their investigation into the 2020 death of young-mum Jessica Geddes.

Emergency Services were called to a property in Melbourne’s southeast in November 2020, where they found the 27-year-old woman deceased.


Police say the two were known to each other and confirmed they are not looking for anyone else at this time.

The man will face court in Brisbane this afternoon.

Detectives will apply to have the man extradited to Victoria.