Bathurst Stabbing – Man dies

5 march 2013

At 0830 Am this morning, reports of a man stabbed at a Rocket Street Address – emergency services arrived, Persons of interest locking himself in a unit apparently still with knife.

Man 42 – Died at scene after Ambulance officers worked on him with CPR for some time!

Police now have area cordoned off area for investigations by Crime Scene.

Update – 1235pm – 5 March 2013

Man arrested following death – Bathurst

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 11:55:24 AM

A man has been arrested following an alleged murder at Bathurst this morning.


About 8.30am (Tuesday 5 March 2013), police were called to a disturbance at a unit block in Rocket Street, Bathurst.


Upon arrival, they found a 49-year-old man who had sustained a number of wounds. He was treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics, but died at the scene.
A short time later, police arrested a 40-year-old man nearby. He was taken to Bathurst Police Station where he is assisting police with their inquiries.


Police have confirmed the men were known to each other.

A crime scene has been established at the premises in Rocket Street and is currently being examined by specialist officers.

A number of witnesses have already been identified, however police are appealing to anyone who may have information about the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Bathurst Police on (02) 6332 8699.



Emergency service vehicles on scene . 

fatal rocket street


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