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Update 2: charges in homicide investigation, Gordonvale

Police have charged a man with murder following an alleged double homicide that occurred yesterday in Gordonvale.

 

Police were called to an address on Whiltshire Drive around 3.45 yesterday afternoon following reports of a disturbance, and police have located two women deceased at the address.

 

Another man and a woman were taken to hospital with lacerations, and police took a man into custody at the scene.

 

A 43-year-old Gordonvale man has been charged with two counts of murder and one count each of attempted murder, wounding and wilful damage.

 

He is due to appear in Cairns Magistrates Court on March 16.

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