Manslaughter charge in homicide investigation, Highland Park

Detectives have charged a man today with manslaughter following a homicide investigation into the death of a 27-year-old woman at Highland Park on September 8 2019.

Around 8.30 pm on Sunday September 8 2019, police were called to a residence on Renfrew Drive following reports of a woman with a gunshot wound.

A 27-year-old Labrador woman was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital, where she died a short time later.

A 28-year-old man, a resident of the address at the time, was arrested and charged in Brisbane with one count of manslaughter and one count of unlawful possession of a firearm and will appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court later today.

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