A crime scene has been set up at an Ipswich property after a woman’s body was found in the boot of a car.
Police were called to McGill Street, Raceview around 5.20pm on Tuesday where they found the body of the 31-year-old woman located in one of several cars at the back of the property.
An autopsy will be carried out to determine the woman’s cause of death.
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The woman’s 36-year-old partner was taken into custody last night and officers are continuing to question him today.
Body in boot- a number of vehicles can be seen parked in the rear of a Raceview property where a woman was found dead. The 31 year old had been stuffed in a car boot. Her 36yo partner is in custody. @sunriseon7 pic.twitter.com/txWLB1xPML
— Bianca Stone (@Bianca_Stone) December 10, 2019
It’s not yet known whether anyone else may have been involved in the woman’s suspected murder and police are appealing for anyone who may have noticed any suspicious behaviour in the area, or has any information which could assist with investigation, to contact police.
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.