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Teens charged after fatal Sydney stabbing

Teens charged after fatal Sydney stabbing
Two teenagers have been charged with murder after a man was allegedly stabbed to death inside his own home in Sydney's west in the early hours of this morning.
A group of at least five people allegedly ambushed the 39-year-old inside his Riverstone house just after midnight, stabbed him and then fled, witnesses have told police.
Two women, aged 34 and 43, were also at the Langton Street address when the alleged ambush occurred.
A police manhunt led to the arrest of two men within hours of the fatal stabbing. (9News)
Paramedics were called to the home just after 12.30am, where they performed emergency treatment on the victim but he died a short time later.
The 34-year-old woman was also taken to hospital for treatment to minor injuries.
Police have established several crime scenes, which are being examined by specialist forensic police.
Emergency services were called to the home just after 12.30am. (9News)
The Riot Squad, PolAir and the Dog Squad were called in to help police search the surrounding area.
Within minutes, the two boys, aged 16 and 17, were found on nearby Regent Street and arrested.
They were taken to Riverstone Police Station, where they have since been charged with murder.
Both teens have been refused bail and will face children's court tomorrow.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au