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Breakthrough in Cairns cold case stabbing

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It has been nearly 4 years since a well known local was stabbed four times and his young son traumatised by an assailant in the back yard of his Westcourt home. Today police announced that a suspect has been arrested in Orange, NSW and the court had approved extradition of the man to face charges in Cairns. Local detectives have been chipping away at this case for years, and finally it seems that their efforts have been rewarded.

Listen to what Acting Detective Inspector Rob Campbell had to say here: