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Man charged after three men stabbed - Arncliffe

Sunday, 16 July 2017 11:16:22 PM

A man has been charged after three men were allegedly stabbed following an altercation in Sydney’s south.

About 2am today (Sunday 16 July 2017), emergency services were called to a licensed premises on the Princes Highway, Arncliffe, following reports several people had been stabbed.

Initial inquiries suggest two men became involved in a verbal argument, with one of the men being escorted from the venue.

Police have been told a man, allegedly returned to the venue armed with a knife, where he stabbed three men, before fleeing the scene.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the three men, aged 39, 40 and 47, at the scene before taking them to St George Hospital.

Injuries to all three men are thought to be non-life-threatening.

Officers attached to St George Local Area Command established a crime scene and commenced an investigation.

The 37-year-old man was taken to Kogarah Police Station about 7.30am today (Sunday 16 July 2017) and was charged with wound with two counts of intent to cause grievous bodily harm, assault occasioning actual bodily harm and common assault.

He was refused bail and is due to appear at Sutherland Local Court tomorrow (Monday 17 July 2017).