Man injured, police probe in Hamilton

An investigation is underway after a man was injured following an altercation in Newcastle at the weekend, NSW Police say.

Police have been told two men – aged 22 and 28 – were involved in an altercation outside licensed premises on Tudor Street, Hamilton, just before 2.30am yesterday (Sunday 2 December 2018).

The younger man sustained a leg injury and was taken to John Hunter Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

Officers from Newcastle City Police District were notified today (Monday 3 December 2018), and commenced an investigation.

As inquiries continue, detectives would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed or have information about the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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