Horror when a body is found in the backyard of a house near Brisbane
- Man, 67, found dead in backyard
- Man, 30, arrested and assists police
A 67-year-old man has been found dead in the backyard of a Brisbane home.
Police were called to the property in Marsden, 15 miles south of the CBD, after reports of a serious attack around 1am on Tuesday morning.
Upon arrival, police arrested a 30-year-old man and he is assisting police in their investigation.
A short time later, a 67-year-old man was found dead in the backyard.
A 60-year-old woman was also found in the home who was not physically injured.
Police say the three people are known to each other.
A crime scene has been declared while the investigation continues. Police are calling on anyone with information about the incident to come forward.