Arrest after Christchurch stabbing

  • 20/03/2016
Arrest after Christchurch stabbing

A man has been arrested in connection with a double stabbing in a Christchurch street.

A fight in Warrington St about 3:30am yesterday involved several people and a man and a woman were taken to Christchurch Hospital with stab wounds.

A man was arrested this afternoon and no one else was being sought, police said.

A knife has been recovered.

The man will appear in Christchurch District Court tomorrow.

The male victim is out of hospital but the woman remains there, recovering from surgery.

NZN