Young woman stabbed twice during argument at Qld unit

A man has been charged after a woman was stabbed twice during a heated argument at a unit in Heatley early this morning.

Police say that around 12.30am, a 20-year-old man attended a unit in Boyes Court where he became involved in a verbal argument with a 22-year-old woman known to him.

The man then allegedly produced a knife and stabbed the woman twice.


She was rushed to Townsville Hospital with stab wounds to her right arm and leg.

The man has since been arrested and charged with one count of wounding.

He is due to face  Townsville Magistrates Court today.