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Police investigate following domestic-related stabbing at Woy Woy

Sunday, 12 September 2021 02:48:28 PM

Police are investigating after a domestic-related stabbing on the state’s Central Coast.

About 1.40pm today (Sunday 12 September 2021), emergency services were called to a unit at Railway Street, Woy Woy, following reports of a domestic-related stabbing.

Upon arrival, officers located a 74-year-old man with an injury to his head. He declined medical treatment and is assisting police with inquiries.

A 24-year-old man was located suffering a stab wound to his stomach and injuries to his hands. He has been taken to Westmead Hospital in a serious condition and remains under police guard.

Officers from Brisbane Water Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the incident.

As inquiries continue, police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

The men are known to each other.

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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.