Combat over booze has led to the dying of 1, hospitalization of 1 and arrest of one other in KwaZulu-Natal.
Tongaat police on Saturday arrested a 23-year-old man after they acquired details about a physique discovered at an off-the-cuff settlement in La Mercy after the incident.
Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele mentioned “it’s alleged that three males had an argument over alcohol and two males aged 32 and 36 have been stabbed.”
“A 32-year-old male was pronounced useless on the scene and a 36-year-old was taken to hospital for medical consideration”.
Police launched a manhunt within the space for the suspect, he was later discovered hiding in a sugarcane subject.
The suspect appeared to have been injured after residents assaulted him when he tried to flee from the scene.
He was arrested and charged for homicide and tried homicide.
“He was taken to hospital for medical consideration. He’ll seem on the Verulam Justice of the Peace’s Courtroom as quickly as he’s launched from hospital,” mentioned Mbele.