A MAN has been charged after a woman sustained a number of lacerations to her body outside a residence at Logan Central last night.
It is alleged around 8.15pm a 36-year-old woman went out to her vehicle parked in the front yard at Yugumbri Crescent and was approached by a man armed with a small box style knife.
The man allegedly struck at the woman with the knife causing lacerations to her chest and leg. A 17-year-old man went to the woman’s defence and the man fled the scene in a 4WD.
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The woman was transported to hospital for treatment to her injuries.
Police located the man at a residence a short time later.
It is alleged the man and the woman are known to each other.
A 46-year-old Kingston man has been charged with unlawful wounding and assault occasioning bodily harm.
He is due to face the Beenleigh Magistrates Court today.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.