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Man charged over stabbing - Calala, near Tamworth

Friday, 16 June 2017 07:45:09 PM

A man has been charged after a stabbing near Tamworth last week.

About 4.30am on 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 received treatment in hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Detectives from Oxley Local Area Command commenced an investigation into the incident.

About 11.50am today (Friday 16 June 2017), a 30-year-old man was arrested in Tamworth and taken to Tamworth Police Station.

He was charged with wounding with intent and refused bail to appear at Tamworth Local Court tomorrow (Saturday 17 June 2017).