Queensland Woman Suffers Heart Attack After Assault
A woman is fighting for her life after suffering a severe heart attack following an assault in far north Queensland.
The 52-year-old collapsed after the assault in Cairns on Tuesday afternoon, police say, and she was taken to Cairns Base Hospital where she remains in a critical condition.
Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding an incident in Cairns North yesterday during which a woman appeared to collapse after being assaulted. https://t.co/L03WtnP8FF— Queensland Police (@QldPolice) January 16, 2018
A 23-year-old woman, who is known to her, has been charged with one count of common assault and has been bailed to appear in the Cairns Magistrates Court on February 2.