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Man stabbed in Mackay CBD

Mackay Grande Suites.
Mackay Grande Suites.

Update 2.48pm: A MAINTENANCE man was stabbed in the Mackay Grande Suites car park this afternoon, after confronting a man who was attempting to break into various cars.

The car park is currently blocked off to the public and has been labelled a crime scene by police.

Paramedics were called to the Gregory St address at 12.30pm, where they treated the worker for non-life-threatening injuries.

The man has since been transferred to Mackay Base Hospital where he awaits further treatment.

Four police crews attended the scene and are amid investigations.

Update 1.39pm: Police have blocked off access the the Mackay Grande Suites car park, after a stabbing took place there about 12.20pm this afternoon.

A man was stabbed in his abdominal region, luckily not receiving any life threatening injuries.

A QAS spokesperson said paramedics were called to attend about 12.30pm and are still treating the man at the scene.

He will soon be transferred to Mackay Base Hospital for further inspection.

There are currently four police crews at the suites carrying out investigations.

 

STABBING IN CBD: A man was stabbed at the Mackay Grande Suites this afternoon.
STABBING IN CBD: A man was stabbed at the Mackay Grande Suites this afternoon. Tara Cassidy

Initial: A MAN is being treated for wounds to his abdominal region, after allegedly being stabbed at the Mackay Grande Suites this afternoon.

Paramedics were called to the scene at 12.20pm, where they found the man injured but in a stable condition.

The patient is currently receiving treatment and will soon be transferred to Mackay Base Hospital.

Police are also on scene.

More to come.

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