Hunt for pair over stabbing


Story appeared in: Inner West Times | September 13th, 2017



POLICE are investigating after a man was stabbed during a robbery at Ashfield on Monday.
About 1.15am, police and emergency services were called to a bus stop on Parramatta Road near the intersection of Fredrick Street, where they found a 35-year-old man with stab wounds to his buttocks and a wrist laceration.
He was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to hospital in a stable condition.
Police would like to speak with a man and a woman who may be able to assist with inquiries.
The man is described as being in his 40s and of Caucasian appearance with a skinny build, about 180cm tall with short light-brown coloured hair and blue eyes.
He was also missing some teeth and had a tattoo on his right arm and was last seen wearing a white knitted shirt and dark coloured jeans.
The woman is described as being in her 30s and of Caucasian appearance. She was last seen wearing white clothing.
Both were reportedly armed with knives and stole the man's bumbag.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Ashfield Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Hit bike in 'road rage' incident
A MAN has been charged after an alleged road rage incident in Summer Hill last Wednesday.
Police have been told about 7.50am, a 23-year-old man was riding a bicycle on Grosvenor Crescent when he was hit by a Toyota Hilux and threatened by the driver.
A 44-year-old man has been charged with negligent driving (not occasioning death), common assault and stalk/intimidate, intent fear, physical harm and given conditional bail.

Month left for firearm amnesty
THERE is less than one month left of the National Firearms Amnesty. Since the amnesty commenced on July 1, 2017, to Wednesday, September 6, 14,466 firearms and firearm-related items have been handed in for registration, sale or destruction across NSW.
For more information, visit firearmsamnesty.ag.gov.au or call 1800 803 041.



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Publication: Inner West Times | Section: News | Author: Mark Kirkland | Story ID: 131079 | Viewcount: 980

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