Man charged with murder after Point Cook stabbing death

August 14, 2023 4:02 pm in by
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A man has been charged with murder following a fatal stabbing in Point Cook on Sunday afternoon.

A 28-year-old man was interviewed on Monday morning, after an altercation on Point Cook Road about 2.45pm.

During the fight at the Season 5 Resort & Spa, a 35-year-old Point Cook man was allegedly stabbed and was killed at the scene.

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Witnesses told Geelong Broadcasters a man was seen driving off as police arrived and gave chase.

Our newsroom has been told the man’s vehicle collided with a number of parked cars before police pinned him to the ground and arrested him.

The Diggers Rest man was subsequently charged with a number of offences including murder and possess amphetamines.

Police and SES are also conducting a search in Point Cook today as part of this investigation.