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Man and woman in hospital after stabbing at home in Sydney’s inner west

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Two people are in hospital after being stabbed at their home in Sydney’s inner west last night.

A man is fighting for life and a woman has suffered serious injuries after the pair are believed to have set upon each other in a home in Sydney's inner west.

Police are investigating after a 70-year-old man and 65-year-old woman were found suffering stab wounds at a home on Etonville Parade, Croydon, about 8.40pm yesterday.

When police arrived at the scene they discovered the man suffering serious injuries as a result of a stabbing.

After searching the house, the woman was found in the backyard also suffering stab wounds.

Both victims were taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, where the man remains in a critical condition and the woman remains in a stable condition.

The man and woman are known to each other.

A crime scene was established and will be examined by forensic specialists.

Police are not seeking any other parties in relation to the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or

Source: 9News

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