Police investigating after stabbing – Kingswood

Police have commenced an investigation after a man was stabbed in Sydney’s west yesterday.

About 6.45pm (Wednesday 21 July 2021), emergency services were called to Somerset Street, Kingswood, following reports of a stabbing.

Officers from Nepean Police Area Command attended and found a 23-year-old man with stab wounds to his chest and hands.

The man was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics, before he was taken to Westmead Hospital in a serious condition.

He later underwent surgery for injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

A crime scene was established, and an investigation commenced into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone with information, CCTV or Dashcam from the area is urged to contact Nepean Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Inquiries are continuing.

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. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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