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Man stabbed - Penrith

Sunday, 02 May 2021 04:50:38 AM

** PLEASE NOTE CORRECTION TO AGE OF ALLEGED VICTIM **

An investigation is underway following an alleged stabbing in Sydney’s west overnight.

About 11.50pm (Saturday 1 May 2021), emergency services responded to reports of an injured man in a car park on Mulgoa Road, near the intersection of Jamison Road, Penrith.

Upon arrival, officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command found a man with a stab wound to his side.

The 19-year-old man was treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to the Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

His injuries are not considered life-threatening.

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

Inquiries are continuing.

Police urge anyone with information is urged to contact Nepean Police or Crime Stoppers.

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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.