School in lockdown after boy, 13, is stabbed multiple times in the back 

School in lockdown after boy, 13, is stabbed multiple times in the back 

A school has been sent into urgent lockdown after a teenage boy was stabbed in the back.

The student, 14, was attacked at Arthur Phillip High School in Parramatta, western Sydney, at about 8.30am on Monday morning. 

Four NSW Ambulance crews were sent to the school on Macquarie Street and treated the 14-year-old.  

A 13-year-old boy was stabbed in his back at at Arthur Phillip High School in Parramatta, western Sydney, at about 8.30am on Monday morning (file image)

A 13-year-old boy was stabbed in his back at at Arthur Phillip High School in Parramatta, western Sydney, at about 8.30am on Monday morning (file image) 

 He was taken to Westmead Children’s Hospital in a stable condition.  

Officers from the Parramatta Police Area Command have established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

A search of the surrounding area is currently underway and no arrests have been made.

Inquiries continue. 

More to come  

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