Sydney: A 16-year-old boy was killed and six injured early on Sunday in a knife fight at a party in Sydney city in Australia, police said.
Police said the teenager was declared dead shortly after he was rushed to Westmead Hospital, EFE news reported.
Of the six wounded, a 21-year-old man was in critical condition, while the others were discharged.
According to several media outlets, the police received a call from a house in Sydney’s Ryde suburb just after midnight, following a brawl among several young men at the party.
The police said the case was being treated as a homicide.
“This is a very, very serious matter and we hope to get to the bottom of it,” he said, adding that investigators were waiting to speak to those present at the party.For all the latest World News, download NewsX App