Man charged over alleged murder at Qld hospital

A MAN has been charged with murder after a Townsville man died from serious head injuries he sustained during a fight in a Gold Coast hospital.

It's understood the alleged assault took place on August 4, 2017, between the 53-year-old Townsville man and another 38-year-old man who were not known to each other.

Early indications suggest the fight broke out about 8am and as a result of the altercation, the Townsville man suffered serious head injuries and died in hospital yesterday.

A 38-year-old man has been charged with one count of murder and is due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court this morning.

More information to come.

News Corp Australia


Hacker housemate used emails, phones to harass flatmates

premium_icon Hacker housemate used emails, phones to harass flatmates

She also threatened one with a false rape charge

Upgrade to Springfield roads delay

premium_icon Upgrade to Springfield roads delay

MP questions council's priorities

Ipswich father free despite 40 offences

premium_icon Ipswich father free despite 40 offences

He was disqualified from driving for five months

Local Partners