Another man charged after investigation into stabbings at Campbelltown

Another man has been charged following investigations under Strike Force Gibbergunyah and Strike Force Havannah into two separate stabbings in Sydney’s south-west in 2019 and 2020.

In the first incident, about 6.30pm on Monday 4 March 2019, police were notified after a man presented to the Campbelltown Hospital with non-life threatening stab wounds to his hand, chest and ear.

Police were told he was injured after being robbed and attacked with a machete at a home on Lochinver Place, St Andrews, the day before (Sunday 3 March 2019).

In a second incident, about 1.15am on Monday 31 August 2020, emergency services were called to a home on Julian Way, Claymore, and found a man suffering stab wounds to his chest and hands.

The man told police he was injured after being robbed in the street of two mobile phones and a watch.

He was taken to Liverpool Hospital by NSW Ambulance paramedics in a stable condition.

At the time, officers from Campbelltown City Police Area Command established Strike Force Gibbergunyah and Strike Force Havannah to investigate the incidents.

Following inquiries, detectives arrested a 32-year-old man at Campbelltown Police Station on Wednesday 24 February 2021. He remains before the courts.

On Thursday 25 February 2021, police executed a search warrant at a home on Hilder Way, Claymore, and seized four mobile phones, along with an electronic stun device.

Following extensive investigations, a 37-year-old man was issued a Court Attendance Notice for cause wounding to person with intent to murder, aggravated robbery with wounding/ grievous bodily harm, and wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

The man was refused bail and will appear in Campbelltown Local Court on Wednesday 10 August 2022.

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