Two men have been charged over separate stabbings in Sydney.
A boy in his mid teens is in hospital after being attacked in the city’s south west on Sunday night.
About 11.15pm police were called to Wilga Street, Fairfield, after reports of an fight outside a unit block.
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Officers found a young man suffering multiple stab wounds to his torso.
He was taken to Liverpool Hospital where he is in a serious condition.
A 27-year-old man was arrested a short distance away and taken to Fairfield Police Station.
A crime scene has been established at the location, which will be examined by forensic specialists.
In another incident a man has been charged over a stabbing in Blacktown on Saturday. About 7.30pm two male residents of a boarding house on Bungarribee Road, Blacktown, became involved in a fight.
A 42-year-old was stabbed repeatedly in his neck and chest.
Police from Blacktown Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.
The offender ran away before police arrived.
The victim was taken to Westmead Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.
Following inquiries, about 5.40pm on Sunday police attended the boarding house on Bungarribee Road, Blacktown, and arrested a 43-year-old man.
He was taken to Blacktown Police Station where he was charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
He will appear at Blacktown Local Court on Monday.