Man charged after woman allegedly stabbed in head
A MAN has been arrested and charged following a domestic-related stabbing in the Tweed.
Emergency services were called to a home on Dundee Dr, Banora Point, about 8pm on Sunday after reports a woman had been stabbed in her leg, abdomen and head.
Upon arrival, paramedics treated a 22-year-old woman before she was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital for further treatment.
Officers from Tweed/Byron Police District established a crime scene and commenced investigations into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Following extensive inquiries, police attended a unit on Kennedy Dr at Tweed Heads West about 6.30pm yesterday and arrested a 23-year-old man.
He was taken to Tweed Heads Police Station and charged with wound with intent to commit grievous bodily harm.
He was refused bail at Tweed Heads Local Court today and his case will return court on November 24.
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