Woman punched, choked during alleged rape attempt
A MAN who allegedly punched and attempted to choke his partner in an alleged rape attempt in a Brisbane suburb has been charged with attempted murder.
Around 1.30am on Wednesday, police said they were called to an address in Jane Street, West End following reports of a disturbance.
It will be alleged a 37-year-old man was involved in an altercation with a 43-year-old woman.
Police arrested the man at the scene and he was later charged with one count each of attempted murder and assault with intent to rape.
A 37-year-old South Brisbane man is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Wednesday.