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Police are investigating the death of a man during an altercation at Claymore overnight.

Officers from Macquarie Fields Local Area Command were called to a home on Leigh Street about 9pm (Monday  January 4), after receiving reports a number of people were fighting.

A 33-year-old man was found unconscious and taken to Campbelltown Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

A crime scene was established and an investigation into the incident commenced.

Two women – aged 33 and 32 – were arrested at the scene and taken to Macquarie Fields Police Station where they are continuing to assist with inquiries.

A man was also arrested at the scene and taken to Campbelltown Police Station; however, the 34-year-old was later taken to hospital for treatment. He remains under police guard.

Inquiries into the incident continue, with local police being assisted by officers from the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.


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