16 Apr 2012

Four arrested after Auckland knife attack

4:24 pm on 16 April 2012

Police have arrested three teenagers and an adult following a knife attack in West Auckland which left two young girls in hospital.

The girls, aged 14 and 15, were attacked on Friday night at Pukematakeo Summit in West Auckland.

Police say the girls' injuries were not considered life-threatening.

The four arrested have all been charged with wounding with intent to injure.

They are appearing in the Waitakere District Court on Monday afternoon.

The inquiry has been referred to the Youth Aid section.