Teenagers charged following fatal stabbing of 16-year-old
Two teenagers have been arrested and charged following the fatal stabbing of a 16-year-old in Brisbane sparking fears of gang violence.
Two teenagers have been charged following the fatal stabbing of a 16-year-old in Queensland.
Police arrested two teenage boys in Brisbane's north today.
"A 16-year-old Mango Hill boy has been charged with one count of murder and a 17-year-old Wooloowin boy has been charged with one count of accessory after the fact to murder," Queensland Police said in a statement.
Both teenagers have been denied bail and have been remanded in custody to appear at the Brisbane Children's Court.
Police will allege that around 8pm on April 8, an altercation occurred between two 16-year-old boys, which resulted in one of the teens sustaining a fatal stomach wound.
Police will also say the pair were known to each other.
Detective Superintendent Tony Fleming said the investigation was ongoing and continued to appeal for public information.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.