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Man in custody after stabbing - Bankstown

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 12:53:11 PM

A man has been arrested after a stabbing at Bankstown.

About 10.35am today (Tuesday 13 June 2017), police were called to a cafe in Bankstown City Plaza after reports of a stabbing.

Officers located a 50-year-old man with a stab wound to the chest.

He has been taken to Liverpool Hospital in a serious condition.

A crime scene has been established which will be examined by forensic specialist.

A 35-year-old man was arrested a short time later at an address on Stacey Street, Bankstown.

He has been taken Bankstown Police Station where he is assisting with inquiries.

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.