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Teenager hospitalised after being seriously stabbed in Ōtāhuhu, Auckland

A teenager was taken to Middlemore Hospital last night with serious injuries after being stabbed in the South Auckland suburb of Ōtāhuhu.

Source: 1 NEWS

Police were called to Ōtāhuhu College at about 10pm after reports an 18-year-old male had been stabbed during a fight.

Police say his injuries were not life-threatening. 

The alleged offender was described by police as “male in his late teens, about 178cm tall, and of skinny build with a long afro.”

He was wearing a black t-shirt, cream shorts, black sneakers and a cap.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who knows the identity of the offender is urged to contact the Counties Manukau Crime Squad on (09) 261 1321.