Man, 77, arrested after neighbour almost stabbed to death

A MAN in his 70s has been arrested over a stabbing which has left another man fighting for life in hospital.

The victim, a man in his 50s, was allegedly stabbed multiple times at a unit block on President Ave at Miranda, in Sydney’s south, around 1.45pm on Saturday.

Police said a neighbourhood dispute is believed to have triggered the attack


The injured man was treated at the scene by paramedics before being rushed to St George Hospital where he remains this evening, in a critical condition.

A 77-year-old man was arrested at the scene and taken to Miranda Police Station.

Police say the elderly man is assisting police with their investigation.

A crime scene has been established at the President Ave address and investigations are continuing.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.