1491770421019 - Police seeking witnesses in relation to stabbing as 17 year-old still in critical condition

Police seeking witnesses in relation to stabbing as 17 year-old still in critical condition

A 17-year-old remains in a critical condition after being stabbed early on Sunday morning.

Police said the teenager was stabbed a number of times after an altercation with an unknown male at Huia St, Hastings about 4.15am on Sunday.

The 17-year-old was taken to Hawke’s Bay Hospital on Sunday morning and remained in a critical condition on Monday morning, a hospital spokeswoman said.  

Police are still seeking anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

Do you know anything about this incident? Email news@dompost.co.nz

Anyone with information can contact Hawke’s Bay Police on 06 873 0519 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.