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Centane man stabbed to death during heated argument

Oct 16, 2018
Centane man stabbed to death during heated argument

Centane police arrested a 39-year-old man for the alleged murder of a 30-year-old man on Monday.

"It is alleged that a group of young men were enjoying themselves on Monday, at Zibunu Village, Centane," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"A quarrel ensued between the suspect and the deceased.

"The suspect is alleged to have drawn his knife and stabbed the victim on his upper body."

He said that the victim was rushed to Tafalofefe hospital, Centane where he died on arrival.

"The suspect was traced and arrested."

He is due to appear before the Centane Magistrate’s Court soon on a murder charge.

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