Worker stabbed in neck during Porirua robbery

The male worker appeared to have been stabbed during an altercation, police said. Photo / File
The male worker appeared to have been stabbed during an altercation, police said. Photo / File

A worker was stabbed in the neck during a robbery at a Porirua business tonight.

Three men entered the business on Astrolabe St in Cannons Creek about 7.30pm.

The male worker appeared to have been stabbed during an altercation, police said. The three men then left the business.

The man is receiving medical treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

Police want to speak to anyone who saw anything suspicious or three men running from Astrolabe St, potentially towards Driver Cres this evening.

Anyone with information should contact the Wellington District Crime Squad via the Wellington Central Police Station on 04 381 2000, or Crimestoppers anyonymously on 0800 555 111.

- NZ Herald

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter

SIGN UP NOW

© Copyright 2017, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf02 at 28 Mar 2017 17:11:49 Processing Time: 364ms