Police are appealing for assistance after a man was stabbed in Colyton this evening.
About 6.45pm, emergency services responded to reports that a man had been stabbed on Leonard Street, Colyton.
On arrival, officers from St Marys Local Area Command, found a man, aged 23, with a stab wound to the side of his upper body.
He was taken to Westmead Hospital in a serious but stable condition.
A crime scene has been established and an investigation is underway.
Officers have been told that a short time after the stabbing a silver car was seen leaving the area.
Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or has information that may assist with their inquiries to call Crime Stoppers.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.