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Source: State of Victoria Police

Wednesday, 11 November 2020 22:44

Police and emergency services were called to an address in Coburg following reports of an assault last night, Wednesday 11 November.

An 87-year-old man was located at a property on Reynard Street just before 11pm.

He was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A 56-year-old Kurunjang man and a 45-year-old Morwell woman were arrested at the scene.

The pair remain in police custody and the exact circumstances surrounding the incident are still to be determined.

It is believed all parties are known to each other.

Detectives from the Homicide Squad are currently on scene assisting with the investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at

Leading Senior Constable Natalie Dean

Media Unit