A MAN is dead and another is under police guard after a fight west of Yass on early on Monday morning.
Emergency services were called to a property on Glenroy Road at Good Hope, 20 kilometres south-west of Yass, at 2.45am on Monday and found a man suffering a stab wound. He died at the scene.
A second man was found nearby also suffering stab wounds and has been taken to Canberra Hospital where he remains under police guard.
A crime scene has been established and investigations are underway by detectives attached to the Hume Police District.
A knife has been located and will be taken for forensic examination.
Police understand the men were known to each other.
They are both believed to be aged in their 30s.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.
The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.
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MAP: The locations of Glenroy Road, Good Hope
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