Woman stabbed to death in Windhoek

WINDHOEK: A 29-year-old woman succumbed to injuries sustained in an alleged fight with a 22-year-old male suspect in Ausspannplatz, Windhoek, in the early hours of Monday.

An incident report by the Namibian Police Force on Monday indicated that the incident happened at around 01h07 when the suspect allegedly stabbed the deceased in the chest and arms during a fight between the two.

It is alleged that the suspect was fighting with the deceased at a residential flat near Maerua Mall on Ballot Street. The neighbours called the police and upon arrival, the police found the flat locked and were informed by witnesses that the suspect drove out.

However, he drove himself and the deceased to the Katutura Intermediate Hospital, where according to the nurses, the suspect parked his vehicle at the emergency entrance and informed the nurses that there was someone in the car who needed urgent attention.

The woman who had been identified as Frieda Ndinelago Amadhila, was declared dead upon arrival.

Her next of kin hav
e been informed of her death.

No arrests have been made and the suspect is fighting for his life due to an injury he sustained on his throat during the fight.

The murder weapon has not been found yet and police investigations continue.

Source: The Namibia Press Agency