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Maryborough Woman Stabbed with Box Cutter

April 22, 2024 10:30 am in by
Credit: Gold Central Victoria

A 39-year-old woman was attacked with a box cutter in Maryborough last night.

Police are investigating the incident where they believe a man approached a woman in Tuaggra Street at about 6.30 pm.

The man allegedly made a demand for the woman’s car before assaulting her with a box cutter.

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The man allegedly fled the scene in a taxi, before officers located him on the Pyrenees Highway a short time later.

The 39-year-old woman was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The 29-year-old man was arrested and transported to hospital for assessment under police guard.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has dashcam/CCTV footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or file a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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