UPDATED 8.23PM: A man has been arrested following a stabbing in Mount Maunganui.
Police responded to stabbing reports on Nikau Crescent around 6.30pm.
A police spokesperson says officers have taken a man into custody.
"A knife has been recovered and a woman suffered a moderate injury."
A reporter at the scene says the stabbing appears to have resulted from an altercation between two homeless people.
Police are currently attending reports of a stabbing in Mount Maunganui.
Police have said the report came in around 6:25pm this evening, and officers are currently investigating the incident.
Police are also in attendance at a robbery in a Mount mini-market, however the two incidents are not related.