A 22-year-old man was fatally stabbed in Argyle Street, Parramatta in the early hours of this morning.
Police from Parramatta Local Area Command and NSW Ambulance Paramedics responded to reports a man had been stabbed on Argyle Street at about 2am on Sunday.
When they arrived, they found the man with a puncture wound to his left side.
He was taken to Westmead Hospital and underwent emergency surgery but died shortly before 7am.
A crime scene has been established in Argyle Street and examined by specialist forensics officers.
Local detectives are being assisted by State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad as they investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.
It’s believed the victim was involved in an altercation with up to four other men when he was stabbed.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or any suspicious activity in the vicinity of Argyle Street, Parramatta, this morning is urged to contact Parramatta Police Station or Crime Stoppers.