UPDATE: POLICE have charged a man with murder after he allegedly stabbed a young Southport woman to death in a home just to the north of the Gold Coast overnight.
Emergency crews were called to a property in Boronia Heights shortly after 11:30pm on Sunday night to find a 23-year-old woman with wounds to her chest.
Attempts by Ambulance crews to revive the woman were unsuccessful and she was pronounced dead at the Victor St address just before midnight.
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Multiple news reports allege the young woman was stabbed in the heart by her 49-year-old step father.
He and another 41-year-old woman, believed to be the victim’s mother, were assisting police with their investigation.
Forensic officers remain at the scene as investigations continue.
The 49-year-old man charged with the woman’s murder will appear in Beenleigh Magistrates Court tomorrow.