Dog involved in knife fight

A DOG which is believed to have tried to protect someone in a knife fight last night is likely to be put down before Christmas.

A 31-year-old man who was in a fight with his 24-year-old brother, a 41-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman, was taken to Rockhampton Hospital last night with stab wounds and a dog bite wound.

The woman was also transported to hospital with injuries following the incident in Archer St.

Police said the brothers were well known to police and investigations would continue into the fight which occurred about 8pm.



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