Family to farewell Qld teen killed in mass-stabbing today

 

A TEENAGER stabbed to death in an horrific attack in the heart of Surfers Paradise will be farewelled on the Gold Coast today.

Jack Beasley with dad Brett. Picture: Facebook
Jack Beasley with dad Brett. Picture: Facebook

Jack Beasley, a keen rugby league player with the Helensvale Hornets, had just graduated from Year 12 at Pacific Pines High School when he was attacked during a night out in Surfers 10 days ago.

Five teens from the Logan area have since been arrested and charged with his murder.

Friends of stabbing victim Jack Beasley gather to pay their respects at the scene of the tragedy outside the Surfers Paradise IGA. Picture: Liam Kidston.
Friends of stabbing victim Jack Beasley gather to pay their respects at the scene of the tragedy outside the Surfers Paradise IGA. Picture: Liam Kidston.

A large gathering is expected to attend Jack's funeral service at the Southport Church of Christ later this morning.


Learner driver and supervisor charged with drug driving

Premium Content Learner driver and supervisor charged with drug driving

A LEARNER drivers next lesson will be in court after he and his supervisor were...

Premier‘s office avoids Burnett mental health questions

Premium Content Premier‘s office avoids Burnett mental health questions

ON THREE occasions the South Burnett Times questioned the Premier‘s office if they...

LIST: The houses lighting up the North Burnett this Christmas

Premium Content LIST: The houses lighting up the North Burnett this...

WE'VE compiled a list of all the houses in the North Burnett decorated with lights...