New South Wales

Woman hospitalised after stabbing – Tamworth

Police are investigating after a woman was stabbed multiple times in Tamworth.

About 7.30am today (Wednesday 10 January 2018), police from Oxley Local Area Command were called to Tamworth Base Hospital after a woman was admitted with multiple stab wounds.

Officers later attended Brewery Lane and located a large amount of blood near a home.

A crime scene was established and officers forced entry to the premises.

Police seized several items of clothing from the home which will be forensically examined.

Officers also conducted a canvass of nearby homes.

The injured woman will undergo surgery at hospital for her injuries.

Police have urged anyone with information about unusual or suspicious behaviour in Brewery Lane to come forward.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:

Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via social media pages.

Source: NSW Police