Woman charged with stabbing man in the head in NSW domestic

A WOMAN has been charged after she allegedly stabbed a man in the head during a domestic dispute in Sydney’s west last night.

Police said the man and woman became embroiled in a violent altercation in a unit on Lane Street in Wentworthville around 6.10pm.

Officers arrived to find a 42-year-old man with a “small cut” to his head.


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He was treated by paramedics at the scene before being taken to Westmead Hospital. Police said he was transported in a stable condition.

A 29-year-old woman was arrested nearby. She was taken to Merrylands Police Station where she was charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm and common assault (DV-related).

Granted conditional bail, the woman will appear before Fairfield Local Court on 9 September.