Woman charged for stabbing man in the back

A WOMAN is being charged with wounding a man, after allegedly stabbing him in the back.

At around 8pm police were called to an address on Shoal Point Road in Mackay following reports of an assault.

Police found a 28-year-old man at the scene with a stab wound to his back.   He was taken by ambulance to Mackay Base Hospital in a "non-life threatening condition", according to police.

A woman known to the man was found nearby. She was arrested soon after.

A 27-year-old Shoal Point woman has been charged with one count of wounding - a domestic violence offence.

She is due to appear in Mackay Magistrates Court today.


Speedway shares big plans after COVID quashed Aus Day event

Premium Content Speedway shares big plans after COVID quashed Aus Day event

South Burnett Speedway Club are back at the drawing board for 10th Anniversary of...

WE DIDN’T LOSE HOPE: The moment politician found missing man

Premium Content WE DIDN’T LOSE HOPE: The moment politician found missing man

State MP Tony Perrett and wife Michele refused to stop searching for Robert Weber...

Australia’s vaccine rollout: How it affects you

Premium Content Australia’s vaccine rollout: How it affects you

We explain what the next stage of the vaccine rollout means for you