16 Oct 2021

Man charged with attempted murder after Nelson stabbing

8:14 am on 16 October 2021

A man has been been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing in Nelson.

About 1pm Friday police were called to a Waimea Road address, police said in a statement.

A 47-year-old man was taken to Nelson Hospital with serious injuries and is now in a stable condition after surgery.

A 40-year-old man, known to the victim, was taken into custody at the scene.

He will appear in Nelson District Court today.