A man will face court charged with murder for allegedly stabbing to death the host of a party in western NSW on Saturday night.
Police said they were called to a home Davy Street at Lithgow following reports of a fight between two men about 9.30pm on Saturday.
Officers found the body of a 35-year-old man with stab wounds inside the home then conducted a search of the area and located a 27-year-old man at a nearby property.
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Police said the victim had invited friends over to his home for dinner, according to the ABC.
The 27-year-old was a guest at the party and allegedly attacked the host, stabbing him numerous times in front of witnesses, the ABC reports.
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Police arrested the younger man and said on Sunday morning that he had been charged with murder.
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