Two teenage boys are arrested for the alleged stab murder of a 39-year-old man at his Sydney home
- Man, 39, reportedly stabbed to death during house invasion early on Sunday morning
- Police searched the area and shortly afterwards arrested two male teenagers
- Two men aged 16 and 17 were taken into custody and assisted the police with their questions
- No charges have been filed as the investigation of the Riverstone incident continues
- Police hunting continues for three men who left the scene in a motor vehicle
Two teenage boys have been arrested after a man is said to have been stabbed to death at his home in west Sydney.
Emergency services were called to a home on Langton Street in Riverstone on Sunday just after 12:30 PM after reports of a home invasion.
Witnesses told police that a group of at least five men entered the house and stabbed a man before fleeing.
Two fled on foot while three others drove off in a vehicle.
The victim, 39, died on the spot, despite desperate attempts by police and paramedics to bring him back to life.
Police launched a large-scale search in Riverstone after the fatal stabbing and shortly afterwards arrested two male teenagers. No fees have been charged
Two women, aged 34 and 43, were not injured at the time.
The police investigated the area with the help of PolAir, the Dog Unit and the Public Order and the Riot Squad arrested two men in nearby Regent Street 40 minutes later.
Two teenage boys, ages 16 and 17, were taken to Riverstone Police Station to assist the police with their questions.
No costs have been charged yet.
A manhunt continues for the three men who fled the scene in a motor vehicle.
The police investigated the area with the help of PolAir, the Dog Unit and the Public Order and the Riot Squad. Two teenagers were later arrested on a nearby street
Police have identified four separate crime scenes that were investigated by specialist forensic officers on Sunday morning.
The investigations continue.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1800 333 000.
Police were called to a house on Langton Street in Riverstone after reports of a house invasion. The male resident died on the spot