Appeal for dashcam footage after man stabbed in road-rage incident - Guildford

Monday, 30 August 2021 03:49:41 AM

Police are appealing for dashcam footage after a man was stabbed during a suspected road-rage incident in Sydney’s west yesterday.

Police have been told a Toyota Starlet was being driven north on Woodville Road, Guildford, when it was cut off by a white Toyota Hilux WorkMate, at about 4pm (Sunday 29 August 2021).

The male driver of the Hilux exited the vehicle and approached the Starlet, confronting a 19-year-old man in the front passenger seat.

The unknown man has allegedly produced a small knife and stabbed the other man in the arm.

The man then returned to the Hilux before driving into Oxford Street.

The driver of the Starlet, a 20-year-old man, was not hurt in the incident. He drove the 19-year-old man to Westmead Hospital for treatment of a stab wound to his right bicep.

Officers from Cumberland Police Area Command were alerted and have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the incident – or has dashcam or mobile phone footage – is urged to contact Cumberland Police 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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.