Man stabbed in alleged assault at Capel Sound
A man has been allegedly assaulted with a knife in after a violent incident in Capel Sound.
Police were called to Barragowa Drive about 11.15pm, where two men were involved in an altercation.
The 23-year-old Rye man and a 22-year-old Capel Sound man were fighting before the Rye man was allegedly assaulted with a knife.
He sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries and was transported by air ambulance to hospital.
The 22-year-old fled the scene.
Two other men, aged 52 and 20 both from Capel Sound, attempted to intervene.
The 52-year-old sustained non-life threatening injuries and was treated at the scene by paramedics.
The 20-year-old Capel Sound man was physically uninjured.
Police Air Wing and Highway Patrol units assisted with a search for the alleged offender before he eventually presented himself at Rosebud police station about 1am this morning.
The investigation remains ongoing.