DETECTIVES are investigating following the sudden death of a 39-year-old woman in Mackay last night.
Initial investigations suggest around 10.15pm police and emergency services attended a residence in Ellul Court, Beaconsfield where a woman was found with serious injuries to her neck.
The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene and police established a crime scene.
A man is currently assisting police with their enquiries.
There is no further information available at this time.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.