Gold Coast man charged with murder after fight turns deadly

A Gold Coast man has been charged with the murder of another coast man, after the pair allegedly became involved in a violent fight at a home in Brisbane.

According to police, a 52-year-old Carrara man visited a property in Tingalpa around 8pm on Saturday night, where an argument broke out with a 52-year-old man from Tamborine Mountain.

The verbal confrontation then allegedly turned physical, with the Carrara man suffering signficant head injuries.


Emergency crews rushed to the scene and desperately tried to save the man, however he could not be revived.

The Tamborine Mountain man is due to appear in Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday charged with murder.

Police said the pair were known to each other, with investigations continuing.