Qld man fatally stabbed, house set alight

A man has died after being stabbed several times at a home in the Lockyer Valley before having his house set alight.

Police were called to the home on Patrick St in Laidley around 9.50pm on Monday night.

A 48-year-old man was found injured but died a short time later.


The man’s house was also on fire before the blaze was extinguished a short time later.

A crime scene has been established with forensic officers combing the home.

Detectives are investigating reports a car load of people turned up at the house before a confrontation took place.