Arrest after Linwood assault that left person in critical condition

A person has been arrested after an alleged serious assault in Christchurch this morning. Photo:...
A person has been arrested after an alleged serious assault in Christchurch this morning. Photo: George Heard
Police have arrested someone in relation to a serious assault that left a person with critical injuries in Christchurch this morning.

Officers were called to a residential property on Norwich St in Linwood just before 5am on Thursday.

One person was taken into custody in relation to an alleged assault, a police spokesperson said.

A St John spokesman said a person was transported to Christchurch Hospital in critical condition.

Police are making inquiries into the nature of the assault.

-Additional reporting NZ Herald

 

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