Investigations underway after man stabbed - Willoughby

Wednesday, 08 December 2021 05:45:44 AM

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed at Willoughby overnight.

About 1.20am today (Wednesday 8 December 2021), emergency services were called to Willoughby Road at Willoughby, following reports a man had been stabbed by another man.

On arrival, officers located a 27-year-old man with stab wounds to his chest and shoulder.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Royal North Shore Hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.

Officers from North Shore Police Area Command established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

An extensive search of the area was conducted; however, no one was located.

As inquiries continue, police are urging anyone with information about the incident, or dashcam vision from the area, to come forward.

Local road closures are currently in place, and motorists are urged to check www.livetraffic.com for updates.

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.