Man charged over alleged stabbing incident in Ellenbrook

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A MAN has been charged over an alleged stabbing incident in Ellenbrook.

About 9.00pm on Saturday night , a 21-year-old man was outside a business premises on Main Street.

He was approached by a man he knew, who then allegedly assaulted him.

The 21-year-old received injuries consistent with stab wounds, and he was taken to Royal Perth Hospital for emergency surgery.

He is now recovering in hospital.

Police arrested a 20-year-old man on Sunday and he has been charged with intent to maim by unlawful wounding.

He is due to appear in Midland Magistrates Court on Friday April 21.