A Nelson man is recovering in hospital from multiple stab
wounds, following an attack at his home last night.
The 53-year-old was in bed at his Tahunanui house around 10pm
when a man arrived and began attacking him.
He was stabbed at least 10 times in the back, arms and legs,
The injured man managed to get away and run to a neighbour's
house for safety.
When police arrived the attacker was still at the house. He
struggled with police, but was eventually arrested and taken
Inquiries into the incident are continuing, police said.