Two men charged with stabbing Tony Mokbel in Barwon Prison
Detectives have charged two men with attempted murder over the stabbing of notorious underworld figure Tony Mokbel at Victoria’s maximum-security Barwon Prison.
Mokbel, 53, remains in a critical condition in the Royal Melbourne Hospital following the attack, which occurred at the prison at Lara, south-west of Melbourne, about 3:40pm on Monday.
A 31-year-old inmate was also attacked and is in a stable condition in Geelong Hospital.
More to come.