Wallerawang stabbing update: Bail refused for accused man

A 38-year-old Wallerawang man remains in a serious but stable condition after he was airlifted to Nepean hospital on Friday morning, June 8 for treatment to multiple stab wounds.

A 27-year-old Lithgow man was refused bail in Lithgow Local Court on Saturday, June 9, charged with wounding a person in an attempt to cause grievous bodily harm. 

Emergency services were called to a Hume Avenue home in Wallerawang at 5.55am on Friday in response to the stabbing. The 38-year-old, who lived at the Hume Avenue address, was airlifted to hospital. 

The 27-year-old was arrested at the scene. He will face Lithgow Local Court again on Thursday, June 14.