Police are investigating the death of a man at Tingalpa, in Brisbane’s southeast.
Police are investigating the death of a man at Tingalpa, in Brisbane’s southeast.

Man charged with murder after argument turns violent

A man has been charged with murder over the death of a 52-year-old man in Tingalpa, in Brisbane's southeast.

Police allege a 52-year-old Carrara man had a verbal confrontation with another man known to him at an address on Belmont Rd about 8pm Saturday.

The confrontation became physical and the Carrara man sustained head injuries, police allege.

Officers arrived on the scene a short time later and paramedics rendered assistance to the man, but he was later declared dead.

Police declared a crime scene on Belmont Rd, Tingalpa, Saturday night. Picture: Danielle O'Neal
Police declared a crime scene on Belmont Rd, Tingalpa, Saturday night. Picture: Danielle O'Neal


It is understood there was no weapon involved.

A 52-year-old Tamborine Mountain man has been charged with murder.

He will appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday.

A crime scene was established at the home on Belmont Rd on Saturday night and finalised about 2am Sunday.


Police presence on trains increased for Schoolies

Premium Content Police presence on trains increased for Schoolies

NSW TrainLink partners with Police Transport Command to increase police presence on...

Schoolies floodgates open, Ballina accepts Melbourne flights

Premium Content Schoolies floodgates open, Ballina accepts Melbourne flights

Bigger jets, more flights mean more passengers at airport