Young man arrested after police find the body of 91-year-old man inside a home before two officers suffer chemical burns
A young man is under police guard in hospital after a 91-year-old man was found dead in Sydney‘s southwest.
The elderly man, who’s believed to have been stabbed, was discovered by NSW Police officers on Wednesday night at a home in Roselands.
Fire and Rescue NSW had to be called to the scene after two officers suffered minor chemical burns and were taken to hospital. They have since been released.
Later, a 24-year-old man was arrested and taken to hospital where he remains under police guard.
NSW Police are investigating if the incident is domestic violence-related.