A man has been arrested and a woman is in a serious condition following a stabbing in Fairfield.
Emergency services were called to a home at Polding Street just before 2pm (Thursday 10 August 2017) and located a 53-year-old woman suffering a number of stab wounds.
A 60-year-old man was arrested at the scene.
NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the woman at the scene before taking her to Liverpool Hospital under police escort. She remains in a serious condition.
The man has been taken to Fairfield Police Station while inquiries into the incident continue.
The incident is believed to be domestic violence related.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/
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Source: NSW Police