Attempted murder charge at Hervey Bay, QLD

Police have charged a man with attempted murder following an alleged stabbing incident at Hervey Bay yesterday evening (November 2), Queensland Police say.

It is alleged at about 7pm at a motel on Charlton Esplanade, a man received multiple stab wounds to his back and neck.

The man was transported to Hervey Bay Hospital for treatment in a critical condition.

A 47-year-old Townsville man has been charged with one count of attempted murder and will appear in the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court on November 5.

Any members of the public who have information in relation to this matter are asked to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers.

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