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Killing in Cooktown

A man has been charged with the stabbing murder of another man in the northern Queensland town of Cooktown.

Police say the 41-year-old man died after he was found with multiple wounds inside a home on Hagarty Close on Friday night.

A 21-year-old man was arrested at a nearby property, charged with murder and ordered to face Cooktown Magistrates Court on November 6.

Investigations are continuing.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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