6 men arrested for stabbing

2017-06-27 06:00

Six men between the ages of 20 and 35 were arrested after a man was stabbed in Wetton on Saturday.

According to the victim a scuffle broke out after he was involved in a car accident. The men allegedly assaulted him.

One of the men took out a knife and stabbed him in the left side of his stomach.

He was rushed to a nearby hospital by ambulance.

The men apparently fled to a local club where they were arrested.

Sergeant Siyamdumisa Mrubata explains that when police arrived at the scene of the accident, witnesses pointed the officers in the direction the attackers had gone.

The arrested men had blood on their clothing. The knife and their clothing were confiscated. They have appeared in court on a charge of attempted murder.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Watch: Investing in the future through child development

An investment of R32-million into 11 early childhood development centres is changing the future for children in the Northern Cape.

Partner Content
What all investors should know about index investing

Index-linked investments are growing fast in popularity globally, and are growing in size and complexity too.


Makeover saves dog’s life

Lucky Charlie got a complete make-over that helped him get adopted.



For the love of Corgis!
Can we communicate with our pets?
8 great natural remedies for your pet
Buying a puppy? Don’t get scammed!
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.