Boy, 15, charged after man wounded at Pioneer

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with two offences following investigations into an incident at Pioneer in which a man received serious injuries yesterday.

At 6.50am, police responded to a William Avenue address following a Triple Zero (000) call.

Upon arrival, it will be alleged police located a 58-year-old local man with what appeared to be stab wounds and a teenage boy with a hand injury.

The man and boy were taken to hospital for treatment.

A 15-year-old Pioneer boy has been charged with wounding and enter dwelling with intent to break. He will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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