20 May 2016

Fifth person arrested over woman's kidnapping

5:58 pm on 20 May 2016

Police have arrested a fifth person over the assault of a 19-year-old woman who was found unconscious on the side of a road in Dome Valley, north of Auckland 11 days ago.

A 33-year-old man has appeared in the North Shore District Court charged with kidnapping.

Police are not ruling out making further arrests.

The woman remains in Auckland Hospital in a serious but stable condition.