Man in critical condition after stabbing at Kingswood

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An offender remains on the run tonight after a stabbing in Kingswood.

The incident happened at around 5.10pm today at a residence in Anthony Crescent.

NSW Ambulance paramedics treated a 36-year-old man at the scene. He was taken to Westmead Hospital in a critical but stable condition.

It is understood a male fled the scene on foot prior to the arrival of emergency services.

A police helicopter was circling the Kingswood area for some time earlier this evening.

A crime scene has been established on Anthony Crescent and an investigation into the incident has commenced.

Police are urging anyone who may have information about the matter – or any available mobile phone footage or driving in the area at the time with dashcam – to contact Penrith Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Troy Dodds

Troy Dodds is the Weekender's Managing Editor and Breaking News Reporter. He has more than 20 years experience as a journalist, working with some of Australia's leading media organisations. In 2023, he was named Editor of the Year at the Mumbrella Publish Awards.

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