Homicide Squad detectives have arrested a 39-year-old Maryborough man over the death of a grandmother in Alma St before dawn (Mon 14 May 2018).
The two were known to each other.
The 52-year-old woman was found suffering serious injuries at 3.45am. Paramedics treated her but she died a short time later.
The man was arrested just before midday in nearby Brougham St and has been taken to hospital for treatment.
SES personnel were also seen this morning conducting a line search.
Angela Tucker from the Maryborough Advertiser has been at the scene watching forensic police and paramedics enter the Alma St unit.
Neighbours have described the grandmother as a loving and caring woman who would be greatly missed by the community.