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Woman charged following DV-related stabbing in Lake Mac


A woman has been charged after an alleged domestic violence-related stabbing, which left a man with wounds to his chest, in Lake Macquarie overnight.

About 11.20pm on Sunday 26 May, police were called to a home on Wyee Road, Wyee.

It followed reports of a domestic incident at the premises.

Officers arrived at the location and found a 67-year-old man with head injuries and a stab wound to his torso.

He was taken to the John Hunter Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Lake Macquarie Police District then started inquiries into incident.

A short time later, a 65-year-old woman was arrested and taken to Toronto Police Station where she was charged with cause wounding/grievous bodily harm to person with intent to murder (DV).

She was refused bail to appear before Toronto Local Court on Monday 27 May.

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