Police in Gisborne have arrested more people following a gang fight in the city in which three people were stabbed.
A man and and two women were taken to hospital with stab wounds after the altercation on Thursday night.
Police say one person has already appeared in court in connection with the stabbing.
Two other people have since been charged with a number of offences, including possession of offensive weapons and injuring with intent to injure.
All three are in police custody.