Police search an area off Woongarra St In Bundaberg. Photo: Craig Warhurst/News mail
Police search an area off Woongarra St In Bundaberg. Photo: Craig Warhurst/News mail Craig Warhurst

UPDATE: Blood and handbag mystery solved

UPDATE: Police have located the owner of the handbag that was found with blood near the Bundaberg Library. 

The handbag was returned to its owner, and there were no suspicious circumstances. 

MAY 27: Police are no closer to finding the owner of the handbag found with some blood near the Bundaberg Library. 

Police are checking CCTV footage to try and locate the owner, after checking with paramedics, ambulance and hospitals to no avail. 

EARLIER: Police are working to determine what has occurred in the Woongarra St area after blood and a handbag were found.

Police officers are guarding two scenes, one outside the library and one near 78 Woongarra St.

Crime scene officers are also near the scene and searching nearby streets in an attempt to locate the owner of the handbag and establish what has occurred.


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