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Stabbing in Strathmore Park – two injured men in hospital

News from NZ Police
A man has been arrested and charged with injuring with intent to cause grievous bodily harm after a stabbing in the suburb of Strathmore Park last night at about 11.30pm.

This man is undergoing surgery and is in a stable but serious condition in Wellington Hospital.

The victim is also in hospital in a moderate condition. Both men are known to each other.

The scene examination will take place today and Police are continuing to speak with witnesses this morning.

“We are providing support to our victim and Police want to assure the community that Police are not looking for anyone else in relation to this assault,” says Detective S/Sgt Warwick McKee.

Anyone who witnessed the stabbing is encouraged to contact the Wellington CIB on (04) 381 2000.