Teenager dies in gruesome stabbing on popular Australian beach as thousands bask in the hottest day of the year
- 18-year-old teenager was stabbed multiple times on St Kilda beach on Sunday night
- The stabbing occurred as bathers were enjoying Melbourne’s warmest day since January
- Emergency services rushed to the scene after reports of people fighting
- Teenager, from Tarneit in Melbourne’s west, was rushed to hospital but later died
A teenager has died after being found with fatal stab wounds on a popular Melbourne beach.
The terrifying scenes unfolded on Sunday as bathers enjoyed the city’s hottest day of the year since January.
Emergency services were called to St Kilda beach shortly after 7:30pm following reports of people fighting.
An 18-year-old was found on the beach near Pier Road with multiple stab wounds.
An 18-year-old was stabbed multiple times on St Kilda beach in Melbourne on Sunday.
The teenage Tarneit was rushed to hospital, but later died.
It has not yet been formally identified.
Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Anyone with any further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au