A serious assault has occurred in the Auckland suburb of Penrose this afternoon.
Inspector Kai Shao said a man was found on Station Rd with serious injuries.
He was taken to Auckland City Hospital in a serious but stable condition, Shao said.
"Our investigation is at an early stage and police are currently undertaking a number of enquiries."
A section of Station Rd was temporarily closed between O'Rorke Rd and Walls Rd.