Update: Assault, unlawful wounding, Idalia

Police have charged a man after an alleged stabbing incident at Idalia this morning.

It will be alleged around 10am this morning, a 27-year-old man was changing a car tyre in a Lakeside Drive shopping centre when he was approached by a man known to him.

The victim was assaulted then stabbed and transported to The Townsville Hospital and is currently in a stable condition.

A 35-year-old Condon man has been charged with grievous bodily harm and is due to appear at the Townsville Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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