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Tsolo man fatally stabbed during quarrel over soccer match

Dec 31, 2019
Tsolo man fatally stabbed during quarrel over soccer match

Tsolo - A 27-year-old man has been arrested by Tsolo Detectives following the stabbing and killing of another 24 year old man at Qolombane locality on Saturday, at about 19h00.

"It is alleged that the two were watching a soccer match when a quarrel ensued between them leading to the stabbing and the deceased succumbed to his injuries and died on the spot," said police spokesperson, Captain Dineo Koena.

"The suspect was arrested immediately."

She said that a 22-year-old man was also arrested following the stabbing and killing of another 22-year-old man at Vlei A/A Mtontsasa, again on Saturday, at about 23h00.

"It is alleged that the two were sleeping in one room when an argument broke out between them causing the suspect to stab the deceased."

The suspect was arrested on Sunday afternoon at Nxarabe locality in Flagstaff.

Both suspects will appear before Magistrate Courts soon.

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