Arrest over stabbings
A 24-YEAR-OLD man, who stabbed three people, one of them fatally, during a bar brawl was arrested and a bloodstained knife was recovered from the suspect in the Ladysmith CBD, KwaZulu-Natal police said yesterday.
“On Friday evening, one of the three was fatally stabbed at Plaza Centre and declared dead on the scene. The others were taken for medical treatment,” spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Thulani Zwane said.
He said police responded quickly and traced the man to a building in the CBD.
“The suspect faces a charge of murder, assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm as well carrying a dangerous weapon.” He was due to appear in court yesterday.