Father dies after being stabbed in neck during fight

A MAN has been charged with murder after allegedly stabbing a young father to death in Loganlea.

Emergency services were called to reports of an altercation between the two men on University Drive about 1.45am.

They arrived to find a 33-year-old Meadowbrook man with a life-threatening knife-wound to his neck.


The victim could not be saved and died at the scene, police said.

A 27-year-old Annerley man was arrested and has since been charged with one count of murder.

He has also been charged with two counts of serious assault police after allegedly spitting in the faces of two officers.

The accused is expected to appear in the Beenleigh Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Investigators are asking any members of the public who have information in relation to this matter, who have not already provided it, to contact police.

If you have information for Police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day.

You can also report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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