Stabbing arrests


TWO men were arrested after an alleged stabbing at Rosebud last week.

A 24-year-old Capel Sound man and 23-year-old Tootgarook man were interviewed and later released pending further inquiries.

Police said a 28-year-old Rye man was sitting in a car on Rosebud Parade at 11pm, Thursday 4 February, when he was flagged down by two men. The man got out of his car and, after an argument, he was allegedly stabbed several times to the upper body.

The man ran to a nearby licensed venue on Eastbourne Road and was later airlifted to hospital with serious injuries. The two men allegedly fled.

Anyone who saw the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report at

First published in the Southern Peninsula News – 9 February 2021


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