Major police operation underway after man found dead on Qld street

A CRIME scene has been set up after a man was found with multiple stab wounds on a street north of Brisbane this morning.

It’s understood the man, aged in his 40s, was discovered lying seriously injured outside a convenience store on Blyth Road in Murrumba Downs around 5.45am.

Police confirmed in a statement a short time ago that he was “declared deceased at the scene.”


A witness, believed to be a woman, is currently assisting police with inquiries, however officers confirmed she is “extremely distressed”.

Blythe Road has been closed as Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Branch continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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