It was a busy night for police in western Sydney, with officers called out to multiple stabbing incidents across the region.
Emergency services were first called to a home on Hammers Road in Northmead around 11.15 pm on Saturday after reports a man had been injured.
When they arrived, they found a 19-year-old man with a stab wound to the abdomen.
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He was taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition.
Police set up a crime scene and investigations are continuing this morning.
Crews were then called to a home in Whalan around 12.45 am, where they found a 25-year-old man with multiple stab wounds to his torso.
It’s believed he was involved in an altercation with a number of people after a party at a home nearby.
Police have seized a broken glass bottle as evidence.
He was also taken to Westmead Hospital where he remains in a critical but stable condition.
There was another incident in Whalan just after 2 am where a 20-year-old was stabbed in the arm.
It’s believed he was also attacked during an altercation nearby before returning home.
He’s undergoing surgery in Westmead Hospital but his injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Detectives are looking into both incidents and whether they may be linked.
A 15-year-old boy was also stabbed in the abdomen and arm at a property in Doonside around 1.15 am.
Police have been told the teen was stabbed after a verbal altercation with another boy, who is known to him.
A knife was recovered from a nearby drain and an 18-year-old was arrested nearby and taken to Blacktown Police Station, where he has since been charged with wound person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
At Cabramatta, a man suffering multiple stab wounds to his arm after a home invasion at a unit on John Street around 2.30 am.
The 49-year-old male victim was treated by paramedics and taken to Liverpool Hospital in a stable condition.
Investigations are underway.