Man stabbed in neck with broken bottle

A MAN has been taken to hospital after being stabbed in the head and throat with a broken bottle at a service station in Sydney’s northwest.

The victim, aged in his 20s, was found bleeding from his head and neck at the West Ryde servo on Victoria Road shortly before 11pm last night.

He was treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to the Royal North Short Hospital in a stable condition.


It’s understood the victim was approached by another man who struck him with the broken bottle following an altercation, police said.

A second man, who police say is known to the victim and also aged in his 20s, was arrested at the scene and taken to Ryde Police Station.

As investigations continue, anyone with any information that could assist police with their investigation is urged to come forward.

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Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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