NSW police charge four men after Doonside stabbing

Police have charged four men after a teenager was stabbed during a brawl in Sydney’s west yesterday.

About 3:20pm (Friday 6 November 2020), police were called to a brawl outside Doonside Railway Station on the corner of Cross Street and Coghlan Crescent, Doonside.

Officers were told a group of males were fighting in the street; however, the group had dispersed prior to police arrival.

A 14-year-old boy was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to the Children’s Hospital at Westmead with stab wounds to his neck, arms and abdomen. His condition is considered stable.

A crime scene was established and officers from Blacktown Police Area Command commenced an investigation.

Shortly after, police stopped a red Ford Focus on Oakhill Crescent, Colebee, and arrested four men – a 21-year-old Blacktown man, an 18-year-old Doonside man, a 22-year-old Baulkham Hills man and a 22-year-old Colebee man.

They were taken to Blacktown Police Station where all four were charged with wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, affray, and armed with intent commit indictable offence.

They were refused bail to appear in Parramatta Local Court today (Saturday 7 November 2020).

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