Man dies after assault – Eastern Creek

A man has died in hospital after an alleged assault at Eastern Creek this morning.

Emergency services were called to a home in Cable Place shortly before 1am (Sunday 11 August 2019), and found the 34-year-old man with a serious head injury.

While NSW Ambulance paramedics began CPR on the injured man, officers from Mt Druitt Police Area Command arrested a man – also believed to be aged 34 – at the scene.

The injured man was taken to Westmead Hospital where he died a short time ago; the second man continues to assist investigators at Mt Druitt Police Station.

A crime scene has been established at the home and investigations are now underway into the circumstances leading up to the alleged assault.

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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