Boy arrested, charged over savage stabbing of 58-year-old man

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested and charged over the savage stabbing of a 58-year-old in Sydney’s Inner West.

Police said they were called to Williams Parade in Dulwich Hill around 12.20pm on Saturday.

On arrival, officers found the 58-year-old man seriously injured with a single, large stab wound to his back.


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He was treated by paramedics at the scene before being rushed to the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a critical but stable condition.

Just after 8pm last night, police attended a home in Gray’s Point and arrested the 17-year-old boy.

He was taken to Sutherland Police Station and charged with reckless wounding.

The teen was refused bail to appear before a children’s court today.

Police believe the parties are known to each other.