21 Oct 2017

Man injured in stabbing, woman charged

9:54 am on 21 October 2017

A 21-year-old man is in a stable condition following a stabbing in Browns Bay, Auckland.

The 21-year-old was taken to Auckland Hospital in a critical condition last night after being stabbed in the chest and back.

A police officer out in the community. 6 July 2016.

Photo: RNZ / Cole Eastham-Farrelly

Police said the attack happened at a Brown's Bay property shortly after 11.30pm.

A 28-year-old woman has been charged over the stabbing and was due to appear in the North Shore District Court this morning.