A WOMAN has been released under investigation following a stabbing near a Hampshire shopping centre.

A 38-year-old woman from Hedge End was arrested on suspicion of assault causing grievous bodily harm.

On Sunday night a 39-year-old man was stabbed in the neck during a street fight near the Swan Centre in Eastleigh, according to police.

He was later rushed to hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

An area of Southampton Road was taped off on Monday morning with officers in the area carrying out enquiries.

Police have said the woman has since been released, however, she remains under investigation.