A passer-by found the slain woman next to stairs at the southern boundary of Wickham Park. Photo: Marissa Calligeros
A passer-by found the slain woman next to stairs at the southern boundary of Wickham Park. Photo: Marissa Calligeros

Young woman bashed to death in Brisbane CBD

A YOUNG woman whose body was found in a Brisbane CBD park at the weekend was likely bashed to death, according to police.

Police are yet to formally identify the young woman whose body was found in Wickham Park, off Albert Street, in the CBD about 4.30am on Sunday.

She had suffered severe head injuries, according to police who are treating the death as a murder.

Large pools of blood could be seen on the footpath on Albert Street on Sunday morning.

It is believed the woman, aged in her 20s, had only recently moved to Brisbane from Asia and was walking to work from her inner-city home when she was attacked about 3.30am on Sunday.

More on this story at Brisbanetimes.com.au



Joyce's partner crook in Rocky hotel while chopper waited

premium_icon Joyce's partner crook in Rocky hotel while chopper waited

Joyce kept chopper waiting to check on sick staffer Vikki Campion

Shorten shares his CQ vision to a packed town hall meeting

Shorten shares his CQ vision to a packed town hall meeting

The alternative PM hears heartbreaking stories from CQ locals.

BoM alert: Flood warning issued for Dawson River

BoM alert: Flood warning issued for Dawson River

Upper Dawson 'expected to exceed the minor flood level' tonight

Local Partners