Two women have been arrested in Tauranga after an elderly man was stabbed and had his car taken outside a bank.
Police say the 85-year-old was stabbed before his attackers fled in his vehicle outside the Westpac on Chadwick Road in Greerton at about 3:15pm on Thursday.
He was still in Tauranga Hospital in a stable condition on Friday morning.
Police arrested two women, 25 and 27 years old, following a brief pursuit on Thursday evening.
They will appear in Tauranga District Court charged with aggravated robbery.