Sydney stabbing suspect was ‘missing person’ after previous domestic violence incident

  • Mert Ney had been listed as a missing person by his family following a ” domestic violence situation” , which prompted a police ” concern for welfare report” , in the days leading up to Tuesday’s fatal stabbing rampage in Sydney’s CBD .
  • Mr Ney, 20, was arrested in dramatic scenes near York St after he allegedly ran through the city covered in blood, brandishing a bloody butcher’s knife, stabbing one woman in the back and fatally slashing the throat of another.
  • It is expected he could be released by Tuesday afternoon, before he is charged over the alleged murder and stabbing attack.

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