PHUTHADITJHABA – The man from Lusaka section of Makwane Village was apparently stabbed with a knife at Phuthaditjhaba Industrial 2 during a group fight. He was rushed to hospital but succumbed to injuries sustained and police seek suspects.
It is alleged that on Thursday, 13 January 2022 at about 17:30 the Phuthaditjhaba police received a complaint at Phuthaditjhaba Industrial 2 of group of males stabbing each other. They rushed to the crime scene but unfortunately found that the groups already fled and one victim was taken to the Hospital with a private vehicle.
The police went to hospital and found the victim who identified himself as Tsoeu Mofokeng from Lusaka section of Makwane Village in QwaQwa with multiple stabbed wounds all over his body and couldn’t provide further information about the fight due his conditions. A case of assault with intend to cause grievous bodily harm was opened.
Later on the day at approximately 22:20 police were summoned to hospital and informed that the stabbed victim has died. A case of murder is being investigated.
Any person with information that may lead to arrest and conviction of the suspects in this case can contact Phuthaditjhaba police at 072 564 3200 or 058 718-0895/6/7. Crime Stop 08600 10111 and My SAPSApp.
Source: South African Police Service