A man has died in hospital after suffering stab wounds in a domestic incident in Nelson.

Police have launched a homicide investigation following the death of the man this afternoon (Sun).

A woman who had also received stab wounds remains in Nelson Hospital in a stable condition.

Police were called to a property about 10.45am, where they found two people with knife wounds.


One person is in custody and will appear in the Nelson District Court tomorrow facing charges in relation to the incident.

Police are not seeking anyone else in relation to the matter.