A man’s been rushed to hospital after being repeatedly stabbed in the upper body and head on the Gold Coast overnight.
The horrific attack happened on a bus in Varsity Lakes around 6.00pm on Monday.
Police say the 20-year-old victim was approached by another man who “made demands and threatened him” whilst they were travelling along Yodelay Street.
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A fight broke out and the man was stabbed multiple times with a knife before his attacker fled with his backpack.
The 20-year-old man from Palm Beach was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or anything suspicious in the area at the time are urged to contact police.
Investigations are ongoing.
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