Qld man who stabbed two mates has charges upgraded to murder

A MAN who stabbed two other men at a home in Queensland has had his charges upgraded to murder and attempted murder.

Police were called to an Alma Street address in Rockhampton at around 7am on September 15, after a 33-year-old local man had allegedly stabbed two men.

The men, aged 32 and 33, received wounds to their chest and abdomen and were transported to Rockhampton Hospital.


The 32-year-old man died on September 16.

Police took the 33-year-old local man into custody and he was later charged with two counts of grievous bodily harm.

Police have now upgraded the charges to one count of murder and one count of attempted murder.

The man is due to appear in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court today.