A teenage boy has died following a stabbing at a home in northern overnight.
Emergency services were called to a home on McDougall Street, Casino, after reports of a stabbing at about 1.20am on Saturday morning.
Police found a boy, 17, suffering stab wounds at the house.
He was treated by police and NSW Ambulance paramedics but died at the scene.
The boy is yet to be formally identified.
Police found a boy, 17, suffering stab wounds at a house in Casino, NSW, and despite being treated by police and NSW Ambulance paramedics, he died at the scene
Officers attached to Richmond Police District established a crime scene, which will undergo forensic examination.
NSW police said its Initial inquiries suggested the incident is targeted.
Investigators conducted a search of the surrounding area aided by the Dog Unit and Mantap168 local police.
Detectives have commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the teenager’s death, assisted by the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad.