Police update 3: Homicide, Surfers Paradise

Police have charged a teenage boy following a fatal stabbing in Surfers Paradise last night.

A 15-year-old Waterford boy has been charged with murder and acts intended to cause grievous bodily harm.

The incident occurred around 8.10pm last night on Surfers Paradise Boulevard, when two groups of people became involved in an altercation.

During the altercation, two 17-year-old boys from one group, were stabbed in the chest.

Both were transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital where a 17-year-old boy from Parkwood passed away.

A 17-year-old Pacific Pines boy received treatment for stab wounds to his chest and back.

The 15-year-old Waterford boy is due to appear in Beenleigh Childrens Court on December 16.

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, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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