A woman has repeatedly stabbed a man with a syringe after he
refused to give her a cigarette at a NSW highway rest stop.
The 45-year-old man was sitting in his car with the window
down next to the Pacific Highway, Rossglen on the mid north
coast on Thursday night when he was approached by a woman.
She asked him for a cigarette, and then his wallet, police
When he refused, the woman stabbed him repeatedly with a
She left the area in a white sedan, driving north on the
Ambulance officers treated the man at the scene.
His condition is unknown, police said.
Officers are appealing for information from other drivers who
may have been in the area, particularly a B-double truck with
red sides which passed the rest stop at the time of the
Police want to speak to a woman - described as being 173cm
tall, with blonde hair - over the incident.