A Queensland man has been charged with the murder of his partner, who was found with multiple stab wounds in the bedroom of the couple’s home in Rosewood, west of Brisbane.
Michelle Reynolds, 46, was found in the early hours of Monday morning when emergency services were called to the home, closely followed by police.
Ipswich Criminal Investigation Branch Detective Inspector Lew Strohfeldt said Reynolds suffered “a number of stab wounds” and was deceased when detectives arrived at the scene.
Reynolds' partner, Wayne Ashley O’Sullivan, was located in the area hours later and assisted detectives in the investigation.
The 47-year-old was charged with murder on Monday night and appeared in Ipswich Magistrates Court on Tuesday where his case was adjourned.
O’Sullivan is remanded in custody and will appear in court again on May 4.
Reynolds, is reportedly a mother of six, but none of her children were found in the home when emergency services arrived, Strohfeldt told media on Monday. Authorities have contacted a next of kin.