A man who allegedly stabbed another man in the throat with a
sword in southeast Queensland on New Year's Day has been
charged by police.
Police said the 34-year-old stabbed the man in the throat
with a small sword during an altercation in Pialba about
5.30am (local time) yesterday.
The 30-year-old victim was taken to hospital with a serious
cut to his throat and remains in a stable condition.
The alleged attacker was charged with unlawful wounding,
police said in a statement.
He is due to front Hervey Bay Magistrates Court today.