Man charged with murder over far north Qld death

A 43-year-old Aurukun man has been charged with one count of murder following investigations into the death of a 30-year-old man in far north Queensland on Saturday night.

The man is due to appear in the Aurukun Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Investigations into the death and other incidents that occurred over the weekend in Aurukun  are continuing, police said in a statement on Monday night.

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

Topics:  aurukun death far north queensland murder police

Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Growing confidence in youth workers

Dovetail psychologist Cassie Davis will be facilitating 'young people and drugs' workshops for youth and social workers in the South Burnett.

Our youth workers will receive practical training.

Should you really be going to emergency?

The Kingaroy Hospital emergency room.

Government asks people to think before going to emergency.

South Burnett the ideal place to 'get a foot in the door'

FIRST HOME BUYERS: Phil and Rebecca Cooke.

"It's an affordable way to buy your first or second house.”

Local Partners