Man stabbed; investigation underway – Mascot

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in South Sydney overnight.

About 2.15am (Saturday 24 October 2020), emergency services were called to a home on Robey Street, Mascot, following reports of a stabbing.

Officers attached to South Sydney Police Area Command attended to find a 60-year-old man suffering stab wounds to his left thigh and lower back.

He was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to St Vincent’s Hospital in a serious condition.

Police have been told the injured man had been at a neighbour’s home when he was involved in an altercation with a man known to him.

A crime scene has been established and inquiries are underway to locate a man who may be able to assist with inquiries.

The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, age in his 40s, about 170-175cm tall and of a medium build.

He was last seen wearing a light-coloured t-shirt, dark-coloured shorts, a white baseball cap and was seen leaving in a white Mitsubishi Triton utility, with NSW registration YGB-09V.

Police are urging anyone with information on his whereabouts or which may assist investigators to contact Crime Stoppers immediately.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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