Two men shot dead in Mariental

28 Feb 2017 11:50am
MARIENTAL, 28 FEB (NAMPA) – Mariental has been rocked by the death of two young men shot dead on Sunday morning by a man believed to be a prison warden at the Hardap Correctional Facility.
The two Namibian men are Petrus Haman and Kennedy Skrywer.
The incident happened at Club Shoeless in the Aimablaagte location between 01h30 and 06h00.
Deputy Commissioner Edwin Kanguatjivi of the Namibian Police Force told Nampa on Tuesday the suspect has been arrested and will appear in the Mariental Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.
Kanguatjivi said the suspect was charged with two counts of murder, attempted murder and negligent in handling a firearm.
The next of kin of the deceased have been informed.