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Teenage girl faces domestic violence murder charge

A teenage girl has been charged with a domestic violence murder after allegedly stabbing a teenage boy to death in a northwest Queensland Indigenous community.

Nov 24, 2021, updated Nov 24, 2021

Mount Isa detectives say the 16-year-old allegedly stabbed the boy, also 16, during a fight at a home on Roberts St, Doomadgee about noon on Tuesday.

The boy died at the scene and the girl was arrested when police arrived at the home.

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The girl was charged with domestic violence murder, denied police bail and remanded in custody.

The 16-year-old is due to appear in the Doomadgee Children’s Court on Wednesday.

-AAP

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