Man remanded on murder charge following overnight stabbing

A man has been arrested and charged with murder following the stabbing death of another man in Adelaide overnight.

Police say they were called to reports of a stabbing at a house in Mendota Avenue at Andrews Farm just before midnight.

Officers arrived to find a man had been stabbed in the chest. They tried desperately to keep the man alive until paramedics arrived.


Sadly, despite the desperate efforts of both police and paramedics to save the man, he died at the scene.

A 34-year-old man was arrested nearby a short time later and charged with one count of murder.

He was remanded in custody to appear before Elizabeth Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Elizabeth CIB Detectives said the incident was not a random attack.

The stabbing came just hours after another man was stabbed to death in a separate attack at a house in Dover Gardens.

An 18-year-old boy was arrested just after midday today in relation to this incident.