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Woman Accused Of Stabbing Man In Woree


A woman is accused of stabbing a man in the chest in Woreee on the weekend.  

The 55-year-old was reportedly arguing with a 38-year-old Woree man when she stabbed him in the chest with a kitchen knife on Saturday.

The man left the home and walked to a nearby licensed premises where the Ambulance and Police were called.

The man was taken to Cairns Hospital for medical treatment to non-life threatening injuries.

The woman was taken to the Cairns Watchhouse.

She appeared in the Cairns Magistrates Court on Saturday and is scheduled to reappear on June 5.