Mother And Son Charged With Murder Over Death Of Relative

Both faced court today


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A mother and son have been charged with murder over the death of a 24-year-old man in Gladstone on Easter Sunday.

Police were called out to a Glen Eden home at around 1PM on April 17 following reports of a disturbance. 

Upon arriving at the scene, police found a 24-year-old man dead from multiple stab wounds.

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Police arrested and charged a 20-year-old Glen Eden man and a 50-year-old Glen Eden woman with the man’s murder.

According to authorities, the woman was identified as the deceased man’s mother while the 20-year-old was identified as the man’s younger brother.

An investigation has been launched into the man’s death.

The 20-year-old man’s case was presented to the court today with the matter adjourned until June 8.

The man will remain in custody until his next court date.

The 50-year-old woman is set to face the Gladstone Magistrates Court today.

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20 April 2022




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