Charges laid after man allegedly stabbed at Broadmeadow Railway Station

Saturday, 15 April 2023 05:45:15 AM

A man will face court today charged over an alleged stabbing at a train station near Newcastle.

Emergency services were called to Broadmeadow Railway Station about 10.15am yesterday (Friday 14 April 2023), after reports a 28-year-old man had suffered a stab wound to his abdomen.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to John Hunter Hospital in a stable condition.

A 25-year-old man was taken to Mater Hospital under police guard.

A crime scene was established by officers from Newcastle City Police District, who commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

The 25-year-old man was discharged from hospital late yesterday before he was arrested and taken to Newcastle Police Station.

He was charged with wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, hinder or resist police officer in the execution of duty, and possess prohibited drug.

The Bar Beach man was refused bail to appear at Newcastle Local Court today (Saturday 15 April 2023).