One in custody after man allegedly stabbed at Broadmeadow train station

Friday, 14 April 2023 12:03:00 PM

A man is in police custody after another man was allegedly stabbed at a train station at Newcastle this morning.

Emergency services were called to Broadmeadow Train Station about 10.15am (Friday 14 April 2023), after reports a 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, where he’s reported to be in a stable condition.

Officers from Police Transport Command responded, deploying OC spray to effect the arrest of a second man outside the station.

That man has been taken to Mater Hospital where he remains under police guard.

A crime scene has been established by officers from Newcastle City Police District and an investigation is now underway into the circumstances surrounding this incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.