Murder charges laid following fatal bashing in Tweed

MURDER charges have been laid following the bashing death of a man in Tweed Heads last month.

On the evening of September 27, 48-year-old Hoani Shaune Love was involved in a fight with a man outside a shopping centre on Wharf Street, Tweed Heads.

He was taken to Tweed Heads Hospital with serious head injuries and had to later be transferred to Gold Coast University Hospital where his condition quickly deteriorated.


He was unable to recover from his injuries and died in hospital a few days later.

Last week Mr Love’s daughter in an emoitional public appeal for information.

On Monday, Police arrested a 38-year-old man at a home on Lakes Drive in Tweed Heads West.

He was interviewed at Tweed Heads Police Station and charged with murder.

The man was refused bail and will appear at Tweed Heads Local Court on Tuesday.