Tauranga man Phillip Hunter will stand trial in the Tauranga High Court on July 26 for allegedly stabbing a man in Mount Maunganui.
Hunter, 29, appeared in Tauranga District Court today where he was remanded on bail to stand trial for the alleged stabbing of a 23-year-old man on March 27.
Phillip Hunter in Tauranga District Court.
The victim was found with minor stab wounds by a member of the public in Central Parade and was transported to Tauranga Hospital in a stable condition.
Detective Sergeant Daryl Brazier says police believe the stabbing was a domestic related incident between two family members.
Hunter was arrested a day after the alleged attack and charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
He appeared before a registrar in the Tauranga District Court, where he was committed to trial in the high court on July 26.