Girl, 17, charged with stabbing murder of man in Qld

A 17-year-old girl has been charged with murder after a man was stabbed to death in Edmonton overnight.

Police said that just before 9.00pm, emergency services were called to a home in Farmer Street following reports that a man had allegedly been stabbed.

On arrival, a 22-year-old man was found with a stab wound to his neck and despite desperate efforts to revive him, he died at the scene.


Police will allege the girl had become involved in an argument with a man at the home and had then stabbed him in the neck with a knife.

The girl allegedly fled the scene however was found at a home in White Rock a short time later and arrested.

She has since been charged with one count of murder.