Police have released CCTV footage as investigations continue into a stabbing on the Central Coast last week.
About 4am on Monday 5 October 2020, a group of two women and three men entered a service station on The Entrance Road at The Entrance.
Shortly after, the group began to argue with another customer, a 28-year-old man, before one of the men produced a knife and stabbed him.
The 28-year-old man was taken to John Hunter Hospital in a serious condition, where he underwent surgery.
Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation.
As part of their inquiries, officers have released CCTV footage of five people who may be able to assist with the investigation.
The two women are described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged in their 20s, one with blonde hair and the other with brown hair and both were depicted in the vision as wearing black clothing.
One man was described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged in his early 20s, with tattoos on his left arm and was depicted in the vision as wearing dark clothing, a dark cap and red shoes.
A second man has been described as being aged in his 20s, with black hair, and was depicted in the vision as wearing a striped shirt and jeans.
A third man was described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged in his 20s, with brown hair and was depicted in the vision as wearing a maroon jacket, black pants and white shoes.
Anyone with information about the group depicted in the CCTV footage or the incident is urged to come forward.
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.