A teenager remains in hospital and an investigation is underway following a stabbing in Sydney’s north west yesterday.
Emergency services were called to outside Castle Hill Metro Station on Old Northern Road, about 8.15pm (Sunday 28 June 2020), after reports of an assault.
A 16-year-old boy was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics for a stab wound, before being taken to The Children’s Hospital at Westmead in a stable condition.
Police have been told the teenager was in the vicinity of the station with a group of males, when a verbal altercation occurred between the teen and another unknown male, before the boy was stabbed, and the male fled the scene.
Officers from The Hills Police Area Command attended and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Detectives urge anyone who may have information to contact Castle Hill Police Station on (02) 9680 5399 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
No arrests have been made and inquiries continue.
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.