A Service NSW employee has been stabbed in front of horrified workmates.
Paramedics were called to Rawson Pl, Haymarket, at 9.20am on Friday after reports of a stabbing.
The man, 55, was treated at the scene before being taken to St Vincent’s Hospital.
A police officer is at the scene. Picture John GraingerThe man was rushed to hospital. Picture John GraingerTwo people hug outside the service centre. Picture John Grainger
NSW Police said the man had been stabbed in the lower back, chest and shoulder.
“He was later transported to hospital in a critical but stable condition,” police said.
“A 32-year-old man has been arrested and was taken to Day Street Police Station.
“There is no ongoing risk to the public.”
Horrified workers were seen comforting one another following a shocking attack.
One female employee was scene crying inside the busy Sydney CBD offices.
A spokesperson for St Vincent’s Hospital said the worker was undergoing emergency surgery.
He continued to be in a critical condition and was expect to remain so for the rest of the day.
More to come.