Man injured in stabbing

NICOLE MATHEWSON
Last updated 10:24 20/02/2014

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A man will undergo surgery today after being stabbed in Christchurch.

Emergency services were called to a house in Somerset Cres, Barrington, about 10.40pm yesterday after a 22-year-old man was injured during a stabbing. 

A police spokesman said the man's injuries were not considered life-threatening, but he was expected to undergo surgery today.

Police are yet to speak to the victim.

CIB staff would carry out a scene examination and speak to witnesses today, the spokesman said.

No further information was available at this stage, he said. 

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