17 April 2024

Man stabbed outside Nowra home, police allege

| Zoe Cartwright
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NSW Police arrested a man after a stabbing at a Nowra home. Photo: Julia Gomina.

A man will front court today charged over an alleged stabbing in Nowra overnight, NSW Police say.

A NSW Police spokesperson said the man was arrested after emergency services were called to a property on Numbaa Way, near the Princes Highway.

“About 8:45 pm yesterday (16 April), emergency services were called to the front yard of a home in Numbaa Way, Nowra, to reports a man had been injured,” the NSW Police spokesperson said.

“A 34-year-old man was found suffering a stab wound to the abdomen.

“He was reportedly injured during an altercation with a man known to him.

“NSW Ambulance treated the man, and he was flown to St George Hospital in a serious but stable condition. His injuries are not considered life threatening.”

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Officers attached to South Coast Police District established a crime scene and commenced an investigation.

A short time later, a 36-year-old man was arrested, following a foot pursuit.

He was taken to Nowra Police Station and charged with wounding a person with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

He was refused bail to appear in Nowra Local Court today (17 April).

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