Teens arrested after brazen stabbing

Police are on the hunt for a second person believed to have also been involved. Picture: Nine News
The incident allegedly occured on Victoria St about 10.25am on Thursday. Picture: Nine News

Two teenagers have been arrested after a man was allegedly stabbed in broad daylight outside a busy Melbourne train station.

Police arrived at the North Richmond train station shortly after 10am on Thursday, locating a 53-year-old man with life-threatening injuries on Victoria St.

He was rushed to hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

A man is fighting for his life after an alleged stabbing outside a Melbourne train station. Picture: Nine News
Police were seen bagging evidence at North Richmond station on Thursday morning. Picture: Nine News

Following a public appeal for information, Victoria Police have revealed two teenagers were arrested about 150km southeast of Melbourne on Friday.

Officers allegedly seized a kitchen knife when taking the pair into custody.

In a statement, a n Victoria Police spokeswoman said it was believed the parties were known to each other.

She said a 16-year-old boy was charged later the same day with intentionally causing serious injury, assault with a weapon and drug possession.

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident are yet to be established. Picture: Nine News
A 53-year-old man remains in hospital with serious injuries. Picture: Nine News

A 16-year-old girl was released pending further inquiries.

Police say an investigation into the incident is ongoing and anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

The teenage boy has been released on bail to attend a Children’s Court on a later date.