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Teen charged following stabbing - Fairfield

Saturday, 23 July 2022 08:14:18 AM

A teenager has been charged after another teenager was allegedly stabbed in Sydney’s southwest last night.

About 11pm (Friday 22 July 2022), a 16-year-old boy presented to Fairfield Police Station with multiple stab wounds.

Officers from Fairfield Police Area Command immediately rendered first aid to the boy until he was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics.

He was taken to Liverpool Hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.

A short time later, officers attended the carpark of a fast-food restaurant on The Horsley Drive, Fairfield, where four males – who were in a parked motor vehicle – were arrested.

The males – a 16-year-old, two 17-year-olds, and a 21-year-old man – were taken to Fairfield Police Station.

A crime scene was established in the carpark which is being examined by specialist police.

One of the 17-year-old boys was charged with wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, affray and breach of bail.

He was refused bail and will appear at a children’s court today (Saturday 23 July 2022).

The three other teenagers were released pending further inquiries.

Police are continuing to conduct a canvas of the area as investigations into the incident continue.

Anyone who may have information about the incident, or any available dashcam/mobile phone footage, is urged to contact Fairfield Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.