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Seventeen-year-old arrested

By Tatura Guardian

A boy, 17, was arrested last week following the alleged stabbing of a man in Murchison on Saturday, September 1.

A police spokesperson said Shepparton Crime Investigation Unit detectives were investigating following an alleged altercation between the boy and a man, 31, both from Tatura.

Police said the alleged stabbing occurred shortly before 10.30pm at a Bendigo-Murchison Rd address.

Four people were arrested at the scene.

The boy was charged with intentionally causing serious injury, intentionally causing injury, assault with a weapon and possessing a controlled weapon.

Police said the three others arrested — two boys, 15, and a woman, 37 — were interviewed and released pending further inquiries.