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Police appeal for information after stabbing - Tamworth

Thursday, 08 June 2017 04:14:45 PM

Police are appealing for assistance following a stabbing near Tamworth this morning.

About 4.30am today (Thursday 8 June 2017), two men and a woman were in a red-coloured four-wheel-drive on Campbell Road, Calala.

One of the men produced a knife before he stabbed a 33-year-old man and attempted to stab the woman, before running from the scene.

The stabbed man is receiving treatment in hospital. His injuries are non-life threatening.

Detectives from Oxley Local Area Command are investigating the incident and wish to speak with a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He is described as having a tanned complexion, with a thin build and short brown curly hair.

He had missing teeth and tattoos on his chest, arms and back.

The man was wearing grey pants, black t-shirt, a grey or brown coloured jacket and grey and purple shoes.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact Tamworth Police or Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.