A 26-year-old woman has been charged with attempted murder following a distressing incident in Ripley, located near Brisbane. The woman allegedly left a three-month-old baby with a stab wound to the abdomen, prompting emergency services to be called to the scene at 5:30 am last Saturday.
The severity of the situation was evident as the infant was rushed to the hospital in critical condition, receiving immediate first aid from the attending officers. Subsequently, the woman, who resides at the address with the child, was taken into custody without resistance and is scheduled to face the Ipswich Magistrates Court on February 12.
As investigations unravel at the declared crime scene, authorities are working diligently to gather more details surrounding this troubling event. The community awaits further updates on this heart-wrenching incident that has shaken the quiet town of Ripley.