Mother arrested after son fatally stabbed on South Coast

A mother has been arrested after her son was fatally stabbed at a home on the South Coast.

Emergency services were called to a home in Sanctuary Point about 9.20pm on Monday following reports of a stabbing.

On arrival, officers found a 27-year-old man suffering a stab wound to his chest.

He died on the way to hospital.

A 66-year-old woman was arrested at the scene.

She was taken to Nowra Police Station, where she is assisting detectives from South Coast Police District with their inquiries.