Livestream: Police give more details on Whanganui mass stabbing

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Police are addressing media regarding a Whanganui stabbing incident on Tuesday that killed one person and injured five others.

A homicide investigation was opened after one victim died at the scene.

Whanganui Mayor Hamish Douall told Newshub that the crime was not gang related.

He said it was a "tragic and horrific outcome" of what sounded like a domestic incident that spilled out onto the street.


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