Not less than three in custody over Brisbane park murder


Not less than three individuals have been arrested as a part of the homicide investigation right into a melee at a park on Brisbane’s northside on Sunday that killed teenager Girum Mekonnen.

Police have confirmed these arrested have been taken to the Brisbane Metropolis Watchhouse however have been but to be charged. Police haven’t confirmed how many individuals have been in custody.

Girum Mekonnen, 19, was fatally stabbed at O’Callaghan Park in Zillmere in Brisbane's north on Sunday evening.

Girum Mekonnen, 19, was fatally stabbed at O’Callaghan Park in Zillmere in Brisbane’s north on Sunday night.Credit score:Fb

Mr Mekonnen, 19, died on the scene after paramedics couldn’t revive him after a brawl between two teams in Zillmere on Sunday night.

He and 10 others who were injured have been from the identical group.