Police charge woman after man stabbed with scissors at Deniliquin

A woman has been charged with domestic violence offences after a man was allegedly stabbed with scissors at a unit in the state’s south yesterday.

Police have been told a 50-year-old man and 32-year-old woman – who are known to each other – were arguing in unit on George Street, Deniliquin, about 12.30pm yesterday (Thursday 22 September 2022), when the woman allegedly stabbed the man in the face with a pair of scissors.

The man was treated at Deniliquin Hospital and has since been released.

Officers attached to Murray River Police District initiated inquiries and, about 30 minutes later, arrested a woman at the George Street unit.

She was taken to Deniliquin Police Station where she was charged with reckless wounding (domestic violence).

The Deniliquin woman was granted bail to appear in Albury Local Court on Tuesday 11 October 2022.

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