One man dead, one under guard in hospital after stabbing near Yass

A man is dead and another is under police guard after a fight west of Yass this morning.

Emergency services were called to a property on Glenroy Road at Good Hope, 20km south-west of Yass, about 2.45am (Monday 13 January 2020), and found a man suffering a stab wound. He died at the scene.

A second man was found nearby also suffering stab wounds and has been taken to Canberra Hospital where he remains under police guard.

A crime scene has been established and investigations are underway by detectives attached to The Hume Police District.

A knife has been located and will be taken for forensic examination.

It’s understood the men were known to each other.

They are both believed to be aged in their 30s.

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.

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