19 May 2012

Man stabbed at birthday party

12:03 pm on 19 May 2012

A 24-year-old man was stabbed in the back during an attack in Hamilton.

The man was attending a 21st birthday party in Mahoe Street on Friday night when the attack took place.

He is in a stable condition at Waikato Hospital where he was to undergo surgery on Saturday.

A 23-year-old man was to appear in the Hamilton District Court on Saturday charged with wounding with intent.