Riot police are called to arrest two men after a woman’s ribs are broken in a suspected domestic violence incident
- The 22-year-old woman was left with broken ribs after an alleged domestic violence attack
- Police were on Smith Street in South Penrith at around 11 a.m. on Tuesday
- A 34-year-old man was arrested in a nearby property and has been charged
Riot police have been called to a house in western Sydney after a 22-year-old woman was left with broken ribs following an alleged assault on domestic violence.
At around 11 a.m. Tuesday, emergency crews were called to Smith Street, in South Penrith, over concerns about a woman’s well-being.
Police spoke to the 22-year-old woman, who said she was injured in a fight at a nearby house, allegedly by a man she knew.
Riot police have been called to a house in western Sydney after a 22-year-old woman was left with broken ribs after an alleged gruesome attack on domestic violence (stock)
The woman was taken to Nepean Hospital, where she is in a stable condition with fractured ribs.
Additional officers, including the Public Order and Riot Squad, then visited a house on Gamenya Avenue, also in South Penrith, around 2:30 PM.
They broke into the property and arrested a 34-year-old man.
He was taken to Penrith Police Station and charged with habitual assault, destruction or damage to property, assault with actual bodily harm, and stalking / intimidation with the intent of fearing bodily harm, etc.
The man was denied bail and will face Penrith court on Wednesday.
Another man was wrestled to the ground during the police operation after not following instructions.
Emergency crews came to Smith Street, South Penrith, at around 11 a.m. on Tuesday, due to welfare issues for a woman
The 26-year-old man was trained by police and taken to Westmead Hospital with a head injury.
A third man, 25, was arrested and charged with possessing illegal drugs and possessing / attempting to have prescription drugs.
He was summoned to court to appear before the Penrith Local Court on May 24.
NSW police said the investigation is continuing.
The woman was taken to Nepean Hospital, where she is in a stable condition with fractured ribs