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Serious assault - Grey Lynn, Auckland

"Serious assault - Grey Lynn, Auckland "

Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Geoff Baber:

Police are investigating a serious assault after two people were allegedly stabbed during a fight in Grey Lynn, Auckland.

At around 1:15am this morning Police were alerted to a large fight which began at the Grey Lynn Tavern on Great North Road.

Those involved moved onto Great North Road and continued fighting.

Two people sustained critical stab wounds during the fight and were taken to Auckland Hospital by friends.

They have since undergone surgery and are stable.

Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the assault, with a scene examination underway this morning.

The road is currently closed between Crummer Road and Williamson Avenue and could be for the majority of the morning.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Members of the public with any information about the incident are urged to contact The Auckland City Crime Squad on 09 302 6557.

Information can also be passed on anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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