A man has been charged over the death of a 51-year-old woman last night.
At approximately 11.15pm, the woman was discovered by a member of the public on Arthur Payne Court.
She had sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 55-year-old man from Ashmore was arrested by police.
He has been charged with murder and is due to face Southport Magistrates Court tomorrow.
Investigations are ongoing, but it is believed that the man was known to the woman.