A man is facing a murder charge after a daylight stabbing death in a mining town

A man has been charged with murder following the stabbing death of one other man in a mining town in northwest Queensland.

The 29-year-old man is alleged to have stabbed a 32-year-old in the higher physique in Mt Isa on Thursday afternoon.

Police have alleged the pair had a bodily confrontation at a residence in Barbara St, Townview, a suburb of the mining town, round 4.50pm.

During the struggle, police allege the 29-year-old Pioneer man stabbed the opposite man as they fought.

The 32-year-old Townview man was transported to Mt Isa Hospital however died a quick time later, police mentioned in a assertion.

The 29-year-old accused was as a result of seem in Mt Isa Magistrates Court on Friday.

Police are persevering with their investigations.

A man has been charged with murder following the stabbing death of another man at Townview, a suburb of Mt Isa, on Thursday, Picture: Google Maps.
Camera IconA man has been charged with murder following the stabbing death of one other man at Townview, a suburb of Mt Isa, on Thursday. Google Maps Credit: NCA Newswire

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