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Man stabbed - Wollongong

Thursday, 13 July 2017 07:01:10 AM

Police are investigating a stabbing in Koonawarra, a suburb of Wollongong, last night.

Just before 9pm (Wednesday 12 July 2017), emergency services were called to a home on Walbon Crescent, Koonawarra, following reports a man had been stabbed.

Upon arrival, police found a 29-year-old man with a wound to his torso.

He was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before he was taken to Wollongong Hospital where he remains in a stable condition. His injuries are not considered life threatening.

Officers from Lake Illawarra Local Area Command attended and commenced an investigation.

Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident to contact police via Crime Stoppers.

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