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Man charged with murder following January fight


A 35-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of a man after an assault in Rockhampton.
Shortly before 10pm on January 28, two men known to each other started fighting at a Mackay Street house.
Police say on the them used a wooden chair handle to hit the other man in the head causing significant injuries.
A 32-year-old man was transported to the Rockhampton Hospital where he died on January 30.
The 35-year-old will reappear in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court on May 5.