A MAN is under police guard following a stabbing at Auburn.
About 7.30pm yesterday (Thursday 3 May 2018), police were called to a home on Gibbons Street, after an altercation between two male occupants of a share house.
Investigations suggest that during the argument, a 55-year-old man struck a 46-year-old man in the head with a kettle and stabbed him in the hand with a knife.
Police from Auburn Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene.
The younger man was taken to hospital with hand and head lacerations. He is in a stable condition.
The older man was arrested and taken to Auburn Police Station.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence.