A 54-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was allegedly assaulted in Sydney’s west on Monday, police said. Emergency services responded to reports of a serious assault at a house in Athlone Street, Cecil Hills, about 12.45pm on Monday. A NSW Police spokeswoman said officers arrived to find a 54-year-old woman suffering from head injuries.

She was believed to have been bleeding heavily after receiving a blow to her head.
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Police said initial investigations suggested a 54-year-old man was at the home at the time, but he “left the scene before emergency sentences arrived”.