UPDATE: Papatoetoe stabbing

A 19-year-old woman is due to appear in Manukau District Court today charged with wounding with intent following a stabbing in Papatoetoe yesterday.

The female victim remains in hospital. Her injuries are not considered to be life threatening.

The 19-year-old woman and the victim were not known to one another.

As the matter is now before the courts, Police are not in a position to comment further.

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