Horror as dead body is found in the backyard of a home near Brisbane
A 67-year-old man has been found dead in the backyard of a home in Brisbane.
Police were called to the Marsden home after reports of a serious assault at about 1am on Tuesday morning.
Upon arrival, police arrested a 30-year-old man and he is assisting police with inquiries.
A short time later, a 67-year-old man was located deceased in the backyard.
A 60-year-old woman was also located at the property and was not physically injured.
A crime scene has been declared as investigations continue. Police are appealing for anyone with information about the incident to come forward.