Teenage girl charged with murder

A 17-YEAR-OLD girl has been charged with murder following the stabbing death of a man overnight.

Authorities were called to an address on Farmer St, Edmonton, in Cairns, about 9pm on Wednesday, where they found a 22-year-old man with stab wounds to his neck.

The man was unable to be revived and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

It has been alleged that the girl fled the scene but was later found at a home in nearby White Rock, where she was taken into custody.



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