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Police investigate brawl - Merrylands

Sunday, 02 July 2017 09:51:27 AM

Police are appealing for witnesses after a brawl in Merrylands overnight.

Emergency services were called to Merrylands Road, Merrylands, about 10.20pm (Saturday 1 July 2017), after reports of a brawl.

Upon arrival, officers found a group of up to 12 men fighting.

A 22-year-old man was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

A 41-year-old man was treated at the scene before being taken to Westmead Hospital with severe lacerations to his face and head. He remains at hospital in a critical condition.

Officers attached Holroyd Local Area Command commenced an investigation into the incident.

Any witnesses that have not yet spoken with police or anyone with information in relation to the incident are urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.