Police are investigating the sudden death of a woman at Varsity Lakes this afternoon.
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.
A crime scene has been declared, as officers piece together the details leading up to the woman’s death, which is being treated as suspicious.
Anyone with any information to assist investigators is urged to contact police immediately.