Police have released images and footage as they appeal for public assistance about the stabbing and serious assault of a teen in Penrith earlier this year.
About 11.50pm on Saturday, May 1, emergency services responded to reports of a brawl in a car park on Mulgoa Road, near the intersection of Jamison Road, Penrith.
Upon arrival, officers attached to Nepean Police Area Command found a teenager with serious injuries.
The 16-year-old boy was taken to the Westmead Hospital with a lacerated liver, facial fractures and lacerations, but has since been released.
A crime scene was established with Strike Force Quiomong formed to investigate the incident.
As inquiries continue, police have released images of a man and a woman they believe may be able to assist with their investigations.
The man is shown wearing a grey hooded jumper, black pants or jeans and white shoes. He is believed to be holding a baseball bat.
The woman shown is wearing a black skirt or shorts and a white top.
Police have also released an image of a white 4WD utility with a flat back silver tray, and a black snorkel, black mag wheels, black door handles and a black stripe on the side.
The first two characters of the vehicle’s registration are 1Q.
Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or has CCTV or dashcam footage, or information about the vehicle, to contact Nepean Detectives or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.