A crime scene has been established after a man was stabbed at Alexandria.
Emergency services were called to a hotel on Henderson Street just before 3pm (Saturday 15 June 2019), where they found an 85-year-old man with a stab wound to his chest.
He was taken to hospital and is believed to be in a serious condition.
Officers from Redfern Police Area Command attended and were told he was stabbed by a man known to him, who then fled the scene.
A crime scene has been established and police have commenced inquiries to identify and locate the man involved.
Anyone with information 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.