Investigations underway following stabbing - Prairiewood

Saturday, 29 May 2021 03:49:17 PM

Officers from Fairfield City Police Area Command have commenced inquires after a man was stabbed in Prairiewood this afternoon.

About 3.15pm (Saturday 29 May 2021), officers were called to the showground on Smithfield Drive following reports of a stabbing.

Officers arrived to find a man, believed to be aged in his early 20s, suffering stab wounds to his back and arm.

He was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to hospital for further treatment.

A crime scene has been established at the showground as investigations get underway.

Anyone who may have information that could assist should contact officers at 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.