A man who allegedly stabbed a man in the face during an argument in NSW's north will face court charged with malicious wounding.
Police said the argument between the men, aged 55 and 32, occurred outside a home on Batar Creek Road at Kendall about 11pm (AEDT) on Saturday.
Police allege the younger man slashed the 55-year-old across the face with a knife in the dispute.
The injured man was taken to Port Macquarie Hospital and has since been released.
The 32-year-old has been charged with malicious wounding with intent and being armed with intent.
He'll face Kempsey Local Court on Monday.