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Woman charged after man stabbed - Whalan

Sunday, 16 April 2017 03:09:29 PM

A woman has been charged following a stabbing in Whalan overnight.

Officers have been told about 9.30pm (Saturday 15 April 2017), a 39-year-old man was at his home in Gasmatta Crescent when a group of men arrived at his front door in the company of a 23-year-old woman.

Following a confrontation with the men the 39-year-old man was allegedly stabbed in the chest.

The group then left the location.

The wounded man left his home and was walking along Luxford Road when the 23-year-old woman approached him and allegedly tackled him.

Police from Mount Druitt Local Area Command were called and attended the scene.

The man was treated by emergency services and taken to Westmead Hospital.

The 23-year-old woman, who is known to the man, was arrested and taken to Mount Druitt Police Station.

She was charged with breach of bail.

The woman was refused bail and will appear in Mt Druitt Local Court tomorrow (Monday 17 April 2017).

Inquiries continue.