Esplanade attempted murder accused fronts court

AN ALTERCATION between two males inside a motel room in Urangan on Friday, has left a man in a critical condition with multiple stab wounds.  

Townsville man Christopher Martin Woods has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly stabbed a 67-year-old man in the neck and back multiple times.  

Mr Woods had his first court mention on the serious charge.  

The 47-year-old was on Monday mentioned in Hervey Bay Magistrates Court.   

Police allege the stabbing took place about 7pm on Friday inside a room at a motel situated along the Esplanade.   

The alleged victim was rushed to hospital by paramedics for treatment in a critical condition, suffering extensive stab wounds to his upper body.   

Mr Woods will be mentioned again in court on November 16, where a bail application is expected to be made.  



People, bins, trolleys play chicken with freight trains

premium_icon People, bins, trolleys play chicken with freight trains

REVEALED: Running in front of trains, leaving trolleys and bins on tracks and the...

Police remove PSPA in Raceview

Police remove PSPA in Raceview

Specialist police are currently on scene.

Dad cops huge fine for drink driving

premium_icon Dad cops huge fine for drink driving

Tradesman nearly five times over limit