Police arrest man after serious assault in Sydney

A man has been arrested following the assault of another man in Sydney yesterday.

About 6.15pm (Friday 29 May 2020), emergency services were called to a unit block on Day Street, Sydney, following reports of an assault.

On arrival officers found a 26-year-old man suffering serious head injuries.

He was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital where he remains in a serious condition suffering multiple head fractures and lacerations, and a fractured hand.

A second man, also aged 26, was found in the premises and appeared to be suffering a medical condition.

He was arrested before being taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital where he remains under police guard.

Officers from Sydney City Police Area Command established a crime scene inside the home which has been forensically examined.

As investigations continue, officers expect to lay charges upon his release from RPA.

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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