15 May 2019

Witnesses sought to man's stabbing in Hawke's Bay

8:34 pm on 15 May 2019

The police are seeking witnesses to a stabbing in northern Hawke's Bay at the weekend.

A 27-year-old man was wounded outside a house on Lion Street in Wairoa shortly before 1am on Sunday.

He is recovering in Hawke's Bay Hospital.

The police say they will increase their presence in the area.