A man is on the run after a woman was reportedly stabbed at an illegal gathering in locked down Melbourne.
Police said the assault happened at a home on Peel Street, West Melbourne, at about 6.30am on Friday.
The 36-year-old woman was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Five people who were inside the house at the time of the altercation will be fined for breaking the city’s strict coronavirus lockdown.
Victoria Police said they would each be hit with a $1,652 penalty notice for breaching the directions of the Chief Health Officer.
Police believe the pair are known to each other.
Investigations are continuing.
More to come