Lower Hutt resident arrested, accused of stabbing another woman multiple times

A woman has been arrested after a person was critically injured in a stabbing incident in Lower Hutt yesterday night.

Police were called to a property in Orewa Grove, Wainuiomata, at around 10pm.

A 33-year-old woman was taken to Wellington Hospital in a critical condition with multiple stab wounds, police say.

Hours later, a 30-year-old woman was arrested at a nearby address.

She is due to appear in Lower Hutt District Court tomorrow.

Charges have yet to be determined.

Police are investigating the circumstances following the incident.

Police car (File picture). Source: 1 NEWS