UPDATE: Serious incident, Cumberland Street, Dunedin

A 42-year-old man has now been charged in relation to yesterday’s attack in Cumberland Street, Dunedin.

The man was released from hospital last night and moved to Dunedin Central Police Station.

He is scheduled to appear in the Dunedin District Court today on four counts of attempted murder.

Three of the injured are now described as in a serious but stable condition. A fourth person is in a moderate condition.

Enquiries at the scene will resume this morning.

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