Woman and son stabbed by ex-boyfriend at Mukwe

A 45 year old woman was stabbed several times with a knife by her ex-boyfriend at Mukwe in the Kavango East Region on Wednesday the police said.

The woman identified as Stephania Make to is a teacher at Kangongo Combined School at Mukwe the Namibian Police Force crime investigations coordinator in the region Bonifatius Kanyetu told Nampa on Thursday.

Maketo was stabbed with a knife together with her 10 year old son.

They were rushed to the Andara Hospital and both their conditions are said to be serious.

According to the police the suspect who is from the Ndiyona area allegedly broke into the house Maketo was staying through the window before stabbing them.

Kanyetu said the suspect then fled the scene after committing the heinous crime.

He is not yet arrested and police investigations into the matter continue.

Source: Namibia Press Agency