Police are investigating the suspicious fire at Nerang that resulted in the death of a man in hospital.
Police are investigating the suspicious fire at Nerang that resulted in the death of a man in hospital.

Man charged with murder after house fire

A MAN horrifically burnt in a Gold Coast fire overnight has died in hospital as police upgrade the investigation to homicide.

A 22-year-old man has been charged with murder over the death of the 26-year-old at a Nerang home in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The accused killer was arrested in Brisbane about 5.30am and will face court on Monday.

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