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Man charged with murder after Ingham stabbing


A man's due in court today, charged with the murder of another man in Ingham.

The 24-year-old handed himself into a police station in Ingham yesterday, after more than three days on the run.

It's alleged he stabbed 20-year-old Josh Hyde in the stomach late on Sunday night, while walking two women home.

He was rushed to hospital, but died soon after.

The 24 year old accused will front court in Towsnville today, charged with murder, contravening a domestic violence order and breach of bail conditions.


EARLIER: A 24-year-old man has been arrested over the stabbing death of a man in Ingham.

The local man has handed himself into the Ingham police station this morning after multiple appeals for him to come forward. 

Detectives will spend this morning questioning him about the death of 20-year-old man, while he was walking with two women on Mcilwraith Street, on Sunday night.

Police say a fight broke out between the two men, before the 20year-old was stabbed in the stomach.

No charges have been laid at this stage.