Alleged Kilkivan stabbing killer still in hospital

April 15, 2024 10:50 am in by

A 42 year-old man remains in hospital after being shot by police in Kilkivan on Friday.

Police allege the man fatally stabbed a 55 year-old Kilkivan man at a property on Running Creek Road on Friday afternoon.

It’s alleged he then threatened a police officer with a knife and was shot in the torso.

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He was flown to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.

It’s understood the dead man was disabled and he knew the man who allegedly killed him.

They both lived at the property.

The incident is under investigation by Ethical Standards Command and is subject to oversight by the Crime and Corruption Commission.