A crime scene has been set up at Slade Point after an alleged stabbing this morning.
A crime scene has been set up at Slade Point after an alleged stabbing this morning. Lucy Smith

UPDATE: Man still in hospital after alleged stabbing

UPDATE TUESDAY NOON:

A 58-year-old man is still in Mackay Base Hospital in a stable condition.

 

UPDATE, 12.50pm:

A man has been charged following an alleged stabbing in Slade Point early this morning.

It will be alleged that just after 2am, two men were involved in a physical altercation in Slade Point Road in which one of the pair sustained stab wounds to his lower chest and abdomen.

Moments earlier, a 53-year-old man had allegedly repeatedly rammed a car he was driving into the passenger door of a 58-year-old man's car.

The 58-year-old was transported to Mackay Base Hospital for treatment where he has undergone surgery and remains in a serious but stable condition.

A 53-year-old Slade Point man has been charged with grievous bodily harm and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle.

He is due to appear in the Mackay Magistrates Court tomorrow.

The crime scene was established in a lot between two houses on Slade Point Rd in Slade Point. Photo Lucy Smith / Daily Mercury
The crime scene was established in a lot between two houses on Slade Point Rd in Slade Point. Photo Lucy Smith / Daily Mercury Lucy Smith

INITIAL:

A 58-year-old man has allegedly been stabbed at Slade Point this morning.

Police arrived to find the man with injuries to his shoulder and abdomen about 2am at a residence on Slade Point Rd.

The man has been transported to Mackay Base Hospital for treatment.

A 53-year-old man is helping police with their investigation.

Police have established a crime scene.

 



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