Man dead, girl stabbed in Sydney

A MAN is dead and a teenage girl has been taken to hospital with stab wounds after a domestic incident in Sydney.

Police say they were called to Chatswood about 9.55am on Sunday where the 14-year-old wounded girl was being helped a member of the public.

She was taken to Sydney Children's Hospital where she remains in a stable condition.

Minutes later, emergency services were called to a shopping centre in Sydney's lower north shore where a 52-year-old man was found severely injured after a fall. Police say he died at the scene.

Officers have been told there was an altercation between the girl and the man inside a Chatswood home, with the man running from the scene after the girl was assaulted and stabbed.

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