Investigation underway into stabbing at Fairfield

Saturday, 23 July 2022 04:03:07 AM

Police are investigating the circumstances of a stabbing in Sydney’s southwest overnight.

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

Officers from Fairfield Police Area Command immediately rendered first aid to the male until he was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics. He was taken to Liverpool Hospital 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 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 where they are currently assisting with inquiries.

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

As inquiries continue police are urging anyone who may have information about the incident, or any available dashcam/mobile phone footage, 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.