A man is in custody as police continue to investigate the suspicious death of a woman at Nambour this morning.
Around 1.30am, police were called to Matthew Street, Nambour following reports a woman had been seriously assaulted.
Emergency services attended however the 31-year-old Buddina woman was declared deceased at the scene.
Officers with the assistance of Sunshine Coast Dog Squad, conducted searches of the surrounding area and later located a 34-year-old Burnside man.
A crime scene has been declared and an Incident Centre established with detectives from the Sunshine Coast and forensic officers continuing their investigations.
Anyone with further information is urged to contact police (details below).