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Man arrested over stabbing - Redfern

Saturday, 10 June 2017 12:22:13 AM

A man has been arrested after a stabbing at Redfern tonight.

Just after 11pm (Friday 9 June 2017, a 49-year-old man was stabbed in the abdomen at a unit in Elizabeth Street, Redfern.

Officers from Redfern Local Area Command attended and arrested a 62-year-old man.

The younger man was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to St Vincent’s Hospital, in a serious but stable condition.

The older man was taken to Redfern Police Station where is currently assisting police with their inquiries.

A crime scene has been established.

Initial inquiries suggest the men are known to each other.

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 social media pages.