Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Suspect arrested in connection with stabbing incident at bar

A man is in custody following a stabbing incident in Fyzabad on Saturday night.

Reports say the 32-year-old victim of Thicke Village, Siparia was liming at Party House Bar at Massahood Junction in Fyzabad, when he was seen arguing with a man known to him. 

The argument became physical, during which the assailant allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed the victim in the abdomen.

The police and emergency health services were notified and the wounded man was rushed for medical treatment. The injury was not life threatening.

Officers from the Siparia Police station were able to detain the suspect, said to be a labourer from Crest Camp, Siparia shortly after the report was made.

More on this as it becomes available. 


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