83 Year Old Queensland Man Charged With Attempted Murder
An elderly Queensland man has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly stabbed another man and punched a woman during a row.
It's alleged during the argument on Thursday afternoon at a home in Scarborough, an 83-year-old man cut a a 71-year-old man on his face and forearm with a knife, causing non-critical injuries. A 74-year-old woman who attempted to intervene was punched in the face.
Detectives from Redcliffe Criminal Investigation Branch have charged a man with attempted murder following an incident at Scarborough yesterday afternoon. More details: https://t.co/Cjejp9OGBs pic.twitter.com/D34RYlxpVL— Queensland Police (@QldPolice) November 22, 2018
The 83-year-old Scarborough man was charged with one count each of attempted murder and serious assault, and will appear in Redcliffe Magistrates Court on Friday.