28-year-old man identified was reportedly fatally stabbed with a broken bottle at a bar in Swakopmund last night

A 28-year-old man identified as Raynes Raimanu Bekeur was reportedly fatally stabbed with a broken bottle at a bar in Swakopmund last night.

A crime report issued by Erongo Region’s crime investigations coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu today, indicated that the incident occurred when a fight broke out between the deceased and a 26-year-old suspect.

The victim, who was allegedly stabbed on the left side of his neck, died on the spot. His body was transported to the Swakopmund State Hospital for certification of death and further handling.

His next of kin have been informed of his death.

The suspect was arrested on the scene and is expected to appear in the Swakopmund Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

Source: Namibia Press Agency