15 Mar 2011

Teenager arrested in Wellington stabbing case

11:17 am on 15 March 2011

A teenager has been charged in relation to a stabbing in the Wellington suburb of Hataitai.

Police were called to an address in Moxham Avenue at about 3.40pm on Monday. Two men were taken to Wellington Hospital.

A 35-year-old remains in a stable condition with multiple stab wounds which are not considered to be life-threatening, while the other man has been discharged.

Senior Sergeant Simon Feltham says a 19-year-old man will appear in court to face charges of burglary, theft and wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.