Investigations underway after man stabbed in back on Gold Coast

Investigations are underway this morning after a man was stabbed in the back at a unit in Southport yesterday.

It happened around 3.20pm at a unit on Barton Street, where two men entered through an unlocked door and demanded money from the 36-year-old occupant.

There was a confrontation between the men, in which the occupant got stabbed.


The two men then fled the scene, without stealing money or property.

The 36-year-old was taken to hospital with a non-life threatening injury.

Police are asking anyone with information to come forward, including seeing anyone who might have been acting suspiciously in the area around the time of the incident.

Investigations are ongoing.

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