Inmate stabbed – Berkshire Park

Police are investigating after an inmate was stabbed at a correctional facility in Sydney’s north west today.

Just before 2pm (Friday 23 October 2020), police were called to a correctional centre at Berkshire Park, after reports of an assault.

A 35-year-old man was found suffering stab wounds to the chest and treated at the scene. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

A 34-year-old man sustained bruising and minor injuries.

They have both been taken to hospital for treatment.

Officers from Nepean Police Area Command established a crime scene and detectives have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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