Two dead, one critical following overnight stabbings
Two people are dead and another is fighting for life following three separate stabbings overnight.
An air ambulance has been called to Fyfe Street in Hamilton in the state’s west where a man aged in his 50s is fighting for life this morning.
Meanwhile, a man, 48, is in custody after a man died from stab wounds in Heidelberg Heights around 1am.
It’s believed to have been known to the deceased.
Police are yet to establish the exact circumstances surrounding the death and the investigation is ongoing.
And in the most recent case, two people have been arrested after an alleged stabbing in Meadow Heights this morning.
Emergency services were called to a Malmsbury Drive home about 5.30am where they discovered a body.
The dead man, aged in his 70s, had stab wounds.
A man, 57, and woman, 26, were arrested at the scene.
The pair are currently assisting police with their enquiries.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.