The following statement has been issued by Nepean Hospital
A police officer and a Nepean Hospital security guard are receiving care at Nepean Hospital after an incident at the hospital’s Emergency Department overnight.
The police officer is in a stable but critical condition and the security guard is in a stable condition.
Our thoughts are with the injured and their families.
The alleged offender has been arrested and Police inquiries are continuing. The incident was confined to Nepean Hospital’s Emergency Department.
Counselling and other assitance is being provided to staff and we are continuing to contact patients and visitors who were in the Emergency Department at the time.