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Man charged with murder after Bellambi stabbing

A MAN has been refused bail and is before the courts after a fatal stabbing at Bellambi on Sunday.

Emergency services were called to Turner Esplanade, Bellambi about 6.30pm on Sunday December 18, following reports of an assault.

On arrival, Wollongong police were told two men had been involved in a fight, and that a 52-year-old man was allegedly stabbed in the neck.

Police commenced CPR until the arrival of NSW Ambulance paramedics; however, the man died at the scene.

Police established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Following inquiries, a 51-year-old man was arrested at Tressider Place, Bellambi, about 10pm on Sunday. He was taken to Wollongong police station and charged with murder.

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A journalist, writer and historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of Australian pubs and associated industries for over 30 years. He is working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides writing a number of history books, Mick managed several community newspapers. He has been editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), the Sydney city newspaper, City News, and Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW.


One thought on “Man charged with murder after Bellambi stabbing

  1. Christmas Greetings! Thank you.
    Susannah Cavill.

    Liked by 1 person

    Posted by Susannah Cavill | December 23, 2022, 10:47 am

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