Investigation underway after man assaulted and stabbed in Nyngan

Investigations underway after man stabbed in central west

Investigations are underway after a man was assaulted and stabbed in Nyngan.

A 33-year-old man was allegedly confronted by a group of men on Hoskins Street at Nyngan after leaving a party at the nearby show ground about 8pm on Saturday.

The group assaulted the man by hitting him across the head with a glass bottle, before stabbing him in the abdomen.

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It's alleged the group continued to assault the man, before fleeing.

The 33-year-old injured man was located by a family member a short time later and taken to Nyngan Hospital, before being taken to Dubbo Hospital for treatment to a suspected punctured lung and heart.

Officers from Central North Police District were notified and began an investigation.

Investigations into the incident are underway. Anyone with information is urged to contact police.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.

Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.

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