Teen charged with murder after Acacia Ridge stabbing victim dies in hospital

Teen charged with murder after Acacia Ridge stabbing victim dies in hospital

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murder after a fatal alleged stabbing in Brisbane’s south in May.

Police will allege the boy was involved in an altercation with a 19-year-old man outside a home on Gregory Street at Acacia Ridge around 2.30pm on May 17.

The younger boy allegedly produced a knife and stabbed the man multiple times.

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The victim was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in a critical condition but succumbed to his injuries on June 18.

The 17-year-old was previously charged with attempted murder, threatening violence, and possession of a knife in a public space.

His charge was upgraded to murder at Richlands Childrens Court today.

He is due to reappear on August 29. 

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