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.

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