Man arrested over deadly stabbing in Pyrmont unit advanced


A person is anticipated to be charged on Friday over the alleged deadly stabbing of a constructing supervisor in Pyrmont on Thursday morning.

Police arrested Jiwad Jiwad, 41, in Parramatta, 12 hours after he allegedly stabbed Bashir Zaheer, 44, on the Mirage condominium advanced on Bunn Road.

Police at the Mirage apartment building in Bunn Street, Pyrmont, where Bashir Zaheer (inset) was fatally stabbed on Thursday.

Police on the Mirage condominium constructing in Bunn Road, Pyrmont, the place Bashir Zaheer (inset) was fatally stabbed on Thursday.Credit score:Peter Rae, 9 Information

“Police have been advised that the person, a constructing worker, had been concerned in an altercation with a person recognized to him previous to being stabbed,” NSW Police mentioned in a press release on Thursday night time.

“A criminal offense scene has been established which is continuous to be examined by specialist forensic police. Detectives have established Strike Drive Azoic to research the person’s demise.”