Rawene Violent attack
Northland District Headquarters
Walton Plaza, Whangärei
Thursday August 21, 2008
A 40-year-old man will be appearing in the Kaikohe District Court today facing charges of attempted murder and kidnapping after a violent attack in Rawene last night.
The domestic related incident occurred about 10.30pm and Police arrested the man shortly afterwards.
The 40-year-old female victim is in a serious condition in Whangärei Hospital suffering from multiple stab wounds.
A scene examination is being carried out today and a number of witnesses are being spoken to.