A 42-YEAR-OLD man is charged with attempted murder after a violent domestic incident in the Onkaanka location of Onkaanka village in which a 28-year-old man was stabbed in the abdomen.
According to the Omusati Regional Commander, Commissioner Titus Shikongo, the incident occurred around 22:00 in the Otamanzi constituency of the Omusati region.
Shikongo stated that the suspect used a knife to stab the victim on the left lower abdomen, left arm, and on the left chest which results in the victim sustaining serious injuries.
“The victim was rushed to Oshakati Intermediate Hospital where he is currently admitted in a stable condition,” he said.
Shikongo stated both the victim and suspect are Angolan nationals and both are domestic workers.
Shikongo noted that the suspect has already been arrested and is due to appear before Okahao Magistrate’s Court next week.
Shikongo added that circumstances which led to the stabbing are still unconfirmed and police investigations into the matter will continue.