Police Charge Man Over Serious Assault At Guildford

A man will face court today after another man was seriously assaulted.

About 4.30pm yesterday (Sunday 9 June 2024), emergency services attended Rawson Road, Guildford, after a 46-year-old man flagged down a passing motorist who contacted Triple Zero.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated the man at the scene for injuries consistent with an assault where he was taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.

A short time later officers from Cumberland Police Area Command arrested a 61-year-old man outside a residential housing complex along the same road where he was taken to Granville Police Station.

Officers established a crime scene at a unit inside the complex which is the residence of the older man.

Police will allege that the men – who are known to one another – entered the unit about 7pm on Saturday (8 June 2024).

Whilst at the unit an argument allegedly developed between the two.

The younger man was allegedly assaulted with a number of items including a pair of scissors and a golf club.

It will be further alleged he was prevented from leaving the premises before being able to flee the unit.

The older man has been charged with aggravated sex assault – inflict actual bodily harm on victim and take etc person intend commit serious indictable offence.

He has been refused bail to appear at Parramatta Local Court today (Monday 10 June 2024).

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