Murder charge after man stabbed in neck at Rocklea

An Acacia Ridge man has been charged with murder following the stabbing death of a man in Rocklea on Friday night.

Police allege just after 9pm, two men became involved in an altercation near a Leagues club on Beaudesert Road.

During the fight, a 35-year-old Rocklea man was allegedly stabbed in the neck.


Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, the man died at the scene.

Following investigations, police attended the Princess Alexandra Hospital on Monday and charged a 30-year-old Acacia Ridge man with murder at a bedside hearing.

He’s due to face court at a date yet to be determined.

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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