Naked man found with blade attack wounds

Police on the scene in Carlisle on Friday night. Picture: Anton La Macchia
Police on the scene in Carlisle on Friday night. Picture: Anton La Macchia

DETECTIVES continue to investigate the circumstances around a man found naked in Carlisle on Friday night with serious injuries from a blade attack.

Police received several calls about 8.30pm regarding an injured, naked man in his 40s near the intersection of Orrong Road and Wright Street.

A spokesman for WA Police said the man had several injuries “consistent with being attacked with a bladed weapon”.

“The man was taken to Royal Perth Hospital by ambulance,” he said.

“It has been established the man received his injuries at a residence in nearby Marchamley Place, however no one was present upon police arrival.”

Cannington Detectives were called to the scene and have taken over the assault investigation.

Anyone with information or who saw or heard anything suspicious in Marchamley Place between 7.30pm and 9pm is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at crimestopperswa.com.au.

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