A 21-year-old man is in custody following the alleged
stabbing of a man at a Wellington home this afternoon.
Police said they were called to a house in Paparangi just
after 2pm and found man, aged in his 40s, suffering multiple
The man is now in stable condition at Wellington Hospital and
will be interviewed by police over the coming days.
The 21-year-old is in police custody, and will appear at the
Wellington District Court tomorrow charged with wounding with
Police have said the two men knew each other, and are
confident the incident is isolated.
Investigations will continue tomorrow to locate the knife
believed to have been used in the attack, police said.