A man has been arrested after another man was stabbed in Merrylands overnight.
About 11.30pm (Sunday 6 January 2019), a 41-year-old man went to a home on Earl Street, Merrylands.
Following an altercation, a 29-year-old man allegedly stabbed the 41-year-old man with a screw driver.
Officers from Cumberland Police Area Command attended and found a 41-year-old man with multiple puncture wounds to his head, neck and shoulder.
He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition. His injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Police arrested a 29-year-old man at the scene. He was taken to Granville Police Station to assist with inquiries.
Police believe the men are known to each other.