Back stabbing: Teen arrested

2011-02-28 00:00

A 16-YEAR-OLD has been arrested in connection with an incident where a 21-year-old man, Nqobile Ximba, was stabbed to death on the Hilton College road on Saturday night.

Warrant Officer Joey Jeevan said Ximba and two companions were walking home to a nearby informal settlement after drinking together late at night when they alleged argued and Ximba was stabbed in the back.

His companions fled after the stabbing and Ximba’s body was later found by a passerby lying in the middle of the road.

Police arrested the juvenile suspect, who is expected to appear in court today.

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