11 Jun 2012

Man charged over Christchurch assault

1:49 pm on 11 June 2012

A man has been charged in connection with a serious assault in Christchurch.

Police were called to a house in Worcester Street, Linwood, shortly after 1am on Sunday where they found an injured 41-year-old woman, who remains in critical condition at Christchurch Hospital.

A 52-year-old was due to appear in Christchurch District Court on Monday charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.