Woman in custody over alleged stabbing

A woman has been arrested over the alleged stabbing of an elderly man in Southport.

The 71-year-old suffered a laceration to the face following an argument at a unit in Worendo St in Southport at around 9pm on Monday.

The man, who is known to the woman, was taken to hospital to receive stitches to his wound.


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The 37-year-old Biggera Waters woman fled the scene but was later located in Fortitude Valley in Brisbane.

She is currently assisting Police with inquiries.

More to come.