28 Sep 2009

Two brothers stabbed in Flaxmere

12:05 pm on 28 September 2009

Two brothers are in Hawke's Bay hospital following a stabbing in the Hastings suburb of Flaxmere.

Detective Constable Lisa Tod says they were attacked on Sunday night following a confrontation with a resident in the same street.

She says one brother has a wound to his torso and the other was stabbed in the arm. A neighbour's dog died in the incident.

Police are still trying to locate their assailant.