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Woman charged over domestic stabbing - Auburn

Monday, 05 June 2017 04:30:27 AM

A woman has been charged with stabbing her husband in a domestic violence incident in Auburn.

About 7pm yesterday (Sunday 4 June 2017), a 42-year-old man and his 47-year-old wife were having an argument, when the woman allegedly stabbed him in the back.

It is not confirmed what sort of weapon was used.

The man sustained a punctured lung and punctured kidney and is currently in intensive care at Westmead Hospital after undergoing surgery.

Police from Flemington Local Area Command established a crime scene at the address and arrested the 47-year-old woman.

She was taken to Auburn Police Station where she was charged with intentionally inflict grievous bodily harm.

She was refused bail to appear at Burwood Local Court today (Monday 5 June 2017).