Man allegedly stabbed to death at Frankston share house

A man has allegedly been stabbed to death at a share house in Melbourne’s southeast.

Police confirmed they were called to a property in Petrie St, Frankston following reports a man had been injured about 3am on Wednesday.

Sergeant Julie-Anne Newman said the man, who is yet to be formally identified, died at the scene.

“A crime scene has been set up while detectives work to establish the circumstances surrounding the man’s death,” she said.

Herald Sun, Crime Stoppers

Camera IconPolice investigate a man’s death at a share house in Petrie St, Frankston North. Andrew Henshaw / NCA NewsWire Credit: News Corp Australia

Herald Sun, Crime Stoppers

Camera IconPolice investigating after a man was allegedly stabbed to death in Frankston. Andrew Henshaw / NCA NewsWire Credit: News Corp Australia

Forensics investigators have been spotted going in and out of the property, which has been described as a rooming house, to gather evidence throughout the morning.

The man’s body was taken away from the scene about 10am.

Another resident of the share house told the Herald Sun the victim, known as Chris, was a nice guy who mostly kept to himself.

Herald Sun, Crime Stoppers

Camera IconPolice cordon off a property at Petrie St, Frankston where a man was found dead early Wednesday morning. Andrew Henshaw / NCA NewsWire Credit: News Corp Australia

Police are yet to say if anyone has been arrested over the incident.

Anyone with information about the incident has been urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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