Two in hospital as police investigate San Remo stabbing

Police are investigating after two men were taken to hospital with stab wounds in San Remo overnight.

During Friday night (19 April 2019), emergency services responded to reports of an assault between a group of men on Kallaroo Avenue.

Two men – aged 25 and 26 – were treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to John Hunter Hospital with non life-threatening stab wounds to their torso areas.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Police District were contacted before attending the scene and commencing an investigation.

Police have been told three men were walking along Emu Drive after leaving a party, when a grey Mazda stopped nearby before a physical altercation broke out between the three men and two males from the car, during which time the two men were stabbed.

Inquiries continue to locate the man who got back in the car – which is believed to have been driven by a woman – and left the scene.

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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