Man stabbed in city

Last updated 09:27 15/12/2012
Stabbing
ROB KIDD/Fairfax NZ

ONE INJURED: A man has been taken to hospital after being stabbed during a fight.

Relevant offers

A man has been taken to hospital after a street brawl in Auckland this morning.

Police are on the scene at the corner of Pitt and Hopetoun St in the city where the fight broke out between two group of men around 7.15am.

A 23-year-old man was taken to Auckland City Hospital with serious stab wounds.

His is now in a stable condition and will undergo surgery later today.

Witnesses said blood spatters and hand marks covered the walls of a nearby building.

Police are speaking with two men aged 18 and 22 while they investigate the incident.

Any person who may have seen the brawl unfold are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Mark Franich of the Auckland CIB on 027 436 7561.

 

 


Ad Feedback

- Auckland Now

Special offers
Opinion poll

Debate has surfaced again about whether or not the haka should be performed before an international rugby match. What do you think?

Keep it

Get rid of it

Don't care

Vote Result

Related story: (See story)

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

News tip POINTER

Do you have an idea for a story? Email us or give us a call on 09 925 9700.