• JON WOLFE

Man dead after stabbing in Tamworth.


Just before 1am this morning, emergency services were called to a home in West Tamworth, following reports of a stabbing and found a 21-year-old man with stab wounds.

He was treated at the scene before being taken to Tamworth Hospital where he died.

Officers from Oxley Police District established a crime scene and a 26-year-old woman – known to the man – was spoken to at the scene before being taken to Tamworth Police Station where she was arrested, however, she was released pending further inquiries.

Strike Force Mindoro has been established to investigate the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.