Police update: Suspicious death investigation, Varsity Lakes

A man has been charged following the death of a woman at Varsity Lakes yesterday afternoon (February 25).

At 1.30pm, emergency services were called to an address at Gerona Circuit where they located an 82-year-old woman deceased inside the residence.

An 82-year-old man was taken to the Gold Coast University hospital where he remains under police guard.

He has since been charged with one count of murder and is due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court today, pending hospital clearance.

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.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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