Woman charged after Opotiki stabbing

  • 02/11/2016
Woman charged after Opotiki stabbing

A woman has been arrested after a man was stabbed several times with a knife in the Bay of Plenty town of Opotiki.

Police say they were called to a "family harm related incident" at a house at 3am on Wednesday.

A 25-year-old man was taken by ambulance to Whakatane Hospital, where he was treated for multiple stab wounds, and is in a stable condition.

Police say a 25-year-old woman has been charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

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