Police hunt to find Sunshine Coast attacker

POLICE are hunting a man accused of going on a violent stabbing rampage on the states Sunshine Coast at the weekend, leaving one woman critical and another man with serious head injuries.

A 37-year-old woman remains in a critical condition at Nambour Hospital after she was reportedly stabbed up to a dozen times in the chest and abdomen at a house at Gympie, around 160km north of Brisbane.

A 27-year-old man was also attacked and taken to hospital with head injuries.


The 43-year-old accused was last seen at the home on Sunday morning.

Police said he could be armed, warning the public not to approach him but to call triple-zero immediately.

He’s described as being 183cm tall, of proportionate build and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans.