Human bones discovered near Swakopmund

02 Jul 2018 18:20pm
WINDHOEK, 02 JUL (NAMPA) – Human bones were discovered near Rössing Mountain some 30 kilometres outside Swakopmund on Sunday.
According to a crime report issued by the Namibian Police Force (NamPol) on Monday, the manager of Omega Security Services discovered the human remains around 15h30 and reported it to the Arandis Police Station.
The police gathered the bones and took it to the Walvis Bay mortuary for further investigation.
In a separate incident, a 28-year-old man was arrested at Okahandja on Saturday after he allegedly stabbed another man with a knife at Herero Mall in the Nau–Aib residential area.
It is alleged that the suspect thought the deceased was pursuing his girlfriend, leading to an argument between the two.
The suspect then reportedly stabbed 31-year-old Lazarus Natangwe Timoteus in the neck, causing his instant death.
The deceased’s next of kin have been informed and investigations continue.
In another incident, a 16-year-old boy appeared in the Gobabis Magistrate's Court on Monday for allegedly stabbing a man to death on Sunday.
The incident occurred in the Kanaan residential area.
The deceased, who has been identified as Herman Afrikaner, died on the spot.
His next of kin have been informed.