Man charged with murder after 22yo stabbed to death at Qld home

UPDATE: Police have this afternoon arrested and charged a man with murder following their investigations into the suspicious death of a 22-year-old man in Gladstone early this morning.

Around 3.20am police responded to reports of an alleged altercation between two men at a residence on Elizabeth Street, resulting in a 22-year-old man receiving a stab wound to his chest.

The man passed away as a result of the injury.


A 45-year-old South Gladstone man has been charged with murder and is due to appear in the Gladstone Magistrates Court on December 7.

EARLIER: A man has been stabbed to death at a home in Gladstone this morning.

Emergency services rushed to Elizabeth Street at 3.20am following reports a man had been stabbed.

It’s believed two men were involved in a fight resulting in a 22-year-old being stabbed in the chest.

Despite desperate attempts by paramedics, the man passed away at the scene.

A crime scene has been established and investigations are underway.