Man charged following St Kilda stabbing

Source: State of Victoria Police

Sunday, 28 February 2021 20:45

A man has been charged following an alleged stabbing at a café in St Kilda yesterday morning.

The 42-year-old St Kilda man has been charged with intentionally cause serious injury, recklessly cause serious injury, intentionally cause injury and assault with a weapon.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today.

The charges follow an altercation at a café along Fitzroy Street between two men believed to be known to one another just before 10am.

The victim, a 48-year-old Melbourne man, was transported to hospital with serious injuries.

The St Kilda man was arrested at the scene.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Liz Mellino

Media Advisor

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