A 12-year-old boy has been charged with stabbing another boy in Hughenden this week.
On Tuesday, May 14, at around 5.30pm Police went to Flynn St in Hughenden where they found a 15-year-old boy in the front yard with a stab wound in his abdomen.
Police spoke with witnesses and went to nearby Resolution St where they spoke to the 12-year-old boy.
He was arrested and charged with one count of assault occasioning bodily harm.
The victim was transported to the Townsville Hospital for treatment.
The boys were both known to each other.
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