Man arrested over Auckland Hospital stabbing named




A 56-year-old man charged over yesterday's stabbing at Auckland Hospital has been named.

Brian Steven Baldwin was arrested and charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm following the attack at the Grafton site.

Baldwin, whose address is listed as being of "no fixed abode", appeared at the Auckland District Court today where he entered no pleas to the charge. 

He has been remanded in custody until November 9 when he is next to appear in court.

The victim of the attack remains in serious condition, according to police. 

Auckland, New Zealand - October 08, 2013: Aerial view of Auckland City Hospital on October 08, 2013. The Auckland City Hospital is Auckland's main hospital and the largest hospital in New Zealand

Auckland City Hospital and Starship Children's Hospital (foreground).


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