7 Apr 2013

Friday night stabbing

11:57 am on 7 April 2013

Police in Lower Hutt are appealing for information following an incident in Wainuiomata that left a man with several stab wounds on Friday night.

Detective Sergeant Richard Orr said the man needed surgery following an attack by a group, which happened at about 11.45pm near an alleyway that runs off Rata Street.

Police believe the attackers had recently left a nearby party.

The man is now in a stable condition in Hutt hospital.