Inmate stabbed at Spring Hill prison

File photo of a riot at Spring Hill prison in June 2013. Photo / Doug Sherring
File photo of a riot at Spring Hill prison in June 2013. Photo / Doug Sherring

A 29-year-old inmate is in a stable condition after a stabbing at Spring Hill Prison.

The prisoner was initially rushed to Waikato Hospital in critical condition, but has stabilised overnight.

It's still unclear what led to the violent incident.

- Newstalk ZB

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