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22-year-old arrested after fatal stabbing at Centane traditional ceremony

May 16, 2018
22-year-old arrested after fatal stabbing at Centane traditional ceremony

Centane police early on Wednesday morning arrested a 22-year-old man for murder after he allegedly fatally stabbed a man at a traditional ceremony.

"This came after the suspect allegedly stabbed a 27-year-old man this morning (2018-05-16) at about 04:30, at Teko Springs, Centane," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.  

"It is alleged that the two men had a quarrel at a traditional ceremony.

"The suspect will appear at Centane Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, facing charges of murder."