Man critical after train station attack

| 20.02,19. 03:10 AM |


Man critical after train station attack




A man in his 30s has been critically injured after an attack in broad daylight at a Melbourne train station.


A manhunt for the attacker, who is believed not to have known the victim, is underway. The assault happened at Craigieburn Railway Station on Hothlyn Drive about 4.20pm.


The attacker is believed to have left the area on foot. He has been described by police as a Maori or Pacific Islander in appearance, about 178cm tall and aged in his 20s.


The victim is being treated for serious injuries to his upper body at Royal Melbourne Hospital.


Anyone with information is urged to contact CrimeStoppers on 1800 333 000


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