Police probe sudden death in Rockhampton

Rockhampton detectives have commenced an investigation into the circumstances of a man’s death at Norman Gardens yesterday.

Emergency services were call to a Cypress Avenue house just after midday following reports of an assault.

Upon arrival, police observed the 51-year-old man had sustained a single stab wound to his chest. He was transported to hospital where he later died.

A 48-year-old woman, also from Norman Gardens, is assisting police with their inquiries.

A crime scene was declared as investigations commenced.

Detectives are encouraging anyone with information to come forward and speak with police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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