Man stabbed dead at Otjiwarongo
17 Dec 2017 14:10pm
OTJIWARONGO, 17 DEC (NAMPA) A 29-year-old man succumbed to a deep stab wound in the chest early Sunday morning at the Ombilli informal settlement in Otjiwarongo.
The deceased has been identified as Asser Rasta Haodom.
Spokesperson of the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) in the Otjozondjupa Region, Warrant Officer Maureen Mbeha told Nampa on Sunday a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the alleged murder.
Haodom and the suspect allegedly had a quarrel shortly before the stabbing incident happened, said Mbeha.
The incident occurred at approximately 00h10 Sunday.
Haodoms close relatives have been informed of his death.
The suspect is expected to appear in the Otjiwarongo Magistrates Court on Monday on a charge of murder.
Police investigations continue.