Man rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Surfers Paradise

A MAN is in a serious condition in hospital after being stabbed in Surfers Paradise overnight.

Just after 10.00pm, police attended a vacant home on Thornton Street, where they found a 22-year-old man with a stab wound to his lower back.

Police say it’s believed he was assaulted by a man known to him, who then fled the scene.


The victim was treated by paramedics before being taken to Gold Coast University Hospital in a serious condition.

Police are appealing for anyone with further information to contact Policelink or Crime Stoppers.

If you have information for Police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day.

You can also report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.