Woman stabs boyfriend to death

14 Apr 2017 14:40pm
OTJIWARONGO, 14 APR (NAMPA) - A 20-year-old woman on Friday morning was arrested for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend dead with an Okapi knife at Grootfontein in the Otjozondjupa Region.
The deceased was identified as Carlos Garab, 24. His close relatives have been informed of his death.
Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the region, Warrant Officer Maureen Mbeha told Nampa on Friday that Garab and his girlfriend were seen “having good time” at a bar shortly before the alleged stabbing.
Mbeha said the incident occurred at about 02h30 in the early hours of Friday in the Malanami residential area.
“The incident happened when the two were allegedly walking back to their house from a bar at that hour. We still don't know what exactly happened,” said Mbeha.
Garab was stabbed once on the left side of the chest and died on the spot.
The suspect will appear in the Grootfontein Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.
Police investigations continue.
(NAMPA)
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