Police investigating wounding incident at Surfers Paradise

Police have charged a woman following two alleged stabbings in Surfers Paradise last night.

Three people, who are known to each other, were socialising in Eileen Peters Park on the Esplanade.

It will be alleged around 8.30pm an argument started during which a 45-year-old Southport woman was stabbed in the chest and a 48-year-old man in the arm.

The 53-year-old woman was arrested at the scene with a small kitchen knife and taken to the Southport Watchhouse.

She has been charged with two counts of wounding.

The woman and man were transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital with non-life-threatening wounds.

The woman is expected to appear in the Southport Magistrates Court on Monday morning.

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