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Shocking series of attacks take place at Melbourne train station.

Emergency services have been called to attend to a shocking series of attacks at a Melbourne train station, after reports several women were pushed onto the train tracks by a man brandishing a knife.

The incident, which occurred at Glenhuntley station on Sunday morning, also allegedly involved an elderly woman receiving a punch to the head.

The man, described by Channel 7 as “calm,” reportedly stabbed a woman’s handbag at about 11am this morning. It is thought his knife then broke, and he started to push women onto the tracks.

The victims have been taken to hospital with non life-threatening head and leg injuries.

A 45-year-old man has been arrested and will be questioned by police.

More to come. 

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