One man dead, another in serious condition after stabbing in Qld

ONE man is dead and another has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after being stabbed in north Queensland overnight.

Police said the pair were found outside an ambulance station in Mount Garnet just before 10pm, suffering serious stab wounds to their back and chest.

Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, a 36-year-old man died at the scene.


A 33-year-old man was taken by helicopter to Cairns Base Hospital in a serious condition.

Two crime scenes have since been established. One at a home on Coolgarra Road and the other at the Ambulance Station on Garnet Street.

A man and a woman have also been taken into custody and are currently assisting police with their investigations.

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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