Two charged following fatal stabbing - Hamlyn Terrace

Friday, 09 September 2022 09:21:48 AM

Two people have been charged following the alleged fatal stabbing of a man on the state’s Central Coast.

About 8.40pm yesterday (Thursday 8 September 2022), emergency services responded to reports of a stabbing at a home on Bateup Drive, Hamlyn Terrace.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated a 33-year-old man at the location; however, he died a short time later.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District established a crime scene, which was examined by specialist forensic police, and an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident commenced.

Following inquiries, a 25-year-old man and 19-year-old woman were arrested at a home on Mary Street, Gorokon, about 9.45pm, and taken to Wyong Police Station.

The man was charged with murder and the woman was charged with accessory after the fact to murder.

They were both refused bail and set to appear before Wyong Local Court today (Friday 9 September 2022).

All persons are believed to be known to one another.

Investigations continue.

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.