A woman has been charged with attempted murder after a three-month-old child was stabbed in the Ipswich area in Queensland.
Police were called to a house in Ripley on Saturday at 5.30am and found the baby with a stab wound to the abdomen.
Officers gave first aid to the infant, who was taken to hospital in a critical condition.
Attempted murder charges have been laid against a 26-year-old woman who lives at the house with the child.
She is being held in custody and is due to appear at Ipswich Magistrates Court on Monday.
Police have declared a crime scene at the house and are continuing to investigate.