Tasmania Police following 'specific line of inquiry' after alleged Bridgewater stabbing

Tasmania Police is responding to an alleged stabbing in the state’s south.

A 29-year-old man has been taken to the Royal Hobart Hospital suffering non life-threatening injuries.

Tasmania Police allege the man was stabbed by a 25-year-old man who was known to him. 

The incident occurred at a Bridgewater residence about 4.30pm on Tuesday afternoon. 

Police reassure the public this is an isolated incident.  

Tasmania Police say it is following a specific line of inquiry in relation to the alleged offender. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bridgewater Police on 131 444, or anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or crimestoppertas.com.au.