Police will be laying charges after a near-fatal stabbing at
Auckland Maximum Security Prison at Paremoremo yesterday.
An inmate was taken to hospital with life-threatening
injuries and underwent emergency surgery after he was stabbed
in a cell about 10am.
It is understood the fight involved members of rival gangs
the Nomads and Black Power.
A second prisoner was also stabbed but did not require
The New Zealand Herald understands a number of the
inmates will face charges, which are expected to be laid next