29 Sep 2011

Man in serious condition after Wairoa stabbing

7:23 am on 29 September 2011

A 22-year-old man has been seriously injured in a stabbing at a petrol station in Wairoa.

Police say they were called to the Shell petrol station at Achilles Street about 12.40am on Thursday after reports that a man was damaging the station's property.

Officers found a man who had been stabbed.

The man was flown by helicopter to Hastings Hospital.