Man charged with murder after alleged train station stabbing

UPDATE | A man has been charged with murder following the death of another man in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley..

Police were alerted to an altercation in Brunswick St Mall around 4am on Monday after it was caught on CCTV cameras.

The fight continued inside the food court of a shopping centre where a 24-year-old man was allegedly stabbed.


The shopping complex also houses Fortitude Valley train station.

Police provided first aid before paramedics arrived on the scene but that man could not be saved.

Three men were arrested on a platform at the train station a short time later.

A 20-year-old Birkdale man has since been charged with murder and is due to front court this afternoon.

The two other men aged 20 and 21 have been released without charge.

Investigations are continuing with Police urging anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them.

EARLIER by Shanee Dobeson | A major investigation is underway after the body of a man was found in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley this morning.

Police made the grim find around 4am on Monday, after being called to the train station.

A crime scene has since been established as investigations get underway.

Commuters are being assured that train services remain unaffected and are continuing to operate as normal.

A Queensland Police spokesperson has confirmed the death is being treated as suspicious.

Three people are assisting police.