Police update: Homicide, Surfers Paradise

Two men have been charged with murder following the stabbing death of a man at Surfers Paradise overnight.

It will be alleged around 9pm a 27-year-old man was involved in an altercation with a number of men that are known to him on Cavill Avenue near Orchid Avenue.

The man received a stab wound to the torso and was transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital however he died a short time later.

Police located the two men nearby.

A 21-year-old Tinana man and an 18-year-old Pimpama man have both been charged with one count of murder and three counts of assault.

They will both appear at the Southport Magistrates Court this morning.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day or call 1800 333 000.

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