Serious assault charges, Boyne Island

Police have charged a 23-year-old man following an incident in Boyne Island last night.

It will be alleged around 6.30pm an altercation between two men, who were known to each other, has occurred at a Richmond Court residence.

As a result police will allege one of the men suffered a stab wound.

A 23-year-old man was taken to the Gladstone Hospital with a non-life threatening injury to the chest.

A 23-year-old Boyne Island man has been charged with one count of affray, one count of going armed to cause fear, one count of common assault and one count of serious assault police.

He is due to appear in the Gladstone Magistrates Court today, March 14.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or 24hrs a day.

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