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A student is fatally stabbed in East London

A student was fatally stabbed in Eastern London.

A 24 year old Walter Sisulu university was fatally stabbed on Monday 30 August 2021, at school residents in Southernwood after he had an argument with another student.

It is alleged that at approximately 20:05 the student was busy cleaning his room, another student walked by and made a comment about him using Muthi to clean his room and he didn't like the comment.

The students then started to argue and they fought.Other students managed to separate them and the one student ,who is now deceased went back to his room. The other student also followed him.

According to witnesses when the suspect was at the door of the deceased room ,he was already holding a knife in his hand. The deceased then picked up a scissors to defend himself. The two continued arguing inside the room until the deceased turned his back , to the suspect. It was the time that the suspect stabbed the deceased twice in the upper body and he fell on the ground.

The suspect then took the deceased to hospital, with the help of someone staying at residence. It was then certified dead at hospital.

Content created and supplied by: Judyne Nikita (via Opera News )

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