Man stabbed to death in Pietermaritzburg

2014-07-13 21:05

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Johannesburg - A man was stabbed to death during a family gathering at a house in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday afternoon, paramedics said.

"Exact detail to the cause of the incident is still speculative however reports indicate that there was a family gathering at the house when the incident occurred," Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said.

The man was declared dead on the scene.

Two people were taken to Northdale Hospital in critical condition, while four others, who had minor injuries, were questioned by the police, he said.

Police could not immediately be reached for confirmation.

- SAPA
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