4 May 2011

Arrest over stabbing incident

10:02 am on 4 May 2011

A man has been arrested following a stabbing in Hamilton.

A Huntly man, 19, has multiple stab wounds during a fight outside a bar in the city at 2.30am on Sunday.

He is in a stable condition after surgery at Waikato hospital.

The police carried out a search warrant on Tuesday night and made an arrest.

The accused, 21, will face a charge of wounding when he appears in the Hamilton District Court.