Man dies after Central Coast stabbing

A man has died following a stabbing incident on the Central Coast overnight.

Emergency services were called to a home on Slim Close, Watanobbi, about 11.30pm (Sunday 25 October 2020), where a 26-year-old man was found with stab wounds to his chest and face.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before he was taken in a critical condition to John Hunter Hospital, where he later died.

A crime scene was established and an investigation into the man’s death has been launched by officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District, assisted by the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.

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