Police are hunting two women following a stabbing in Upper
Hutt early this morning.
Police central communications Inspector Chris Tate said the
women, aged between 20 and 25, used a sharp object to stab a
taxi driver at about 3am on Queen St.
The women then took off. No-one was around to see what
happened and the taxi driver alerted emergency services to
the incident, Mr Tate said.
The driver received minor injuries and did not require
One woman has been described as caucasian, and the other is
believed to be Maori, Mr Tate said.
Police would be reviewing footage from the cab in their