Man stabbed to death

Five men have been arrested in connection with the death of a 43-year-old man in Walvis Bay
Nikanor Nangolo
A 43-year old year man was stabbed to death on Wednesday, at about 22:02 in Kuisebmond, Walvis Bay.

The deceased who was identified as Kornelius Jona, reportedly died at the scene of the crime after being attacked by a group of five men who attempted to rob him. The next of kin of the deceased were informed and five suspects were arrested in connection with the incident. .

According to Erongo police regional commander for community affairs, inspector Ileni Shapumba, Jona and his friend were enjoying themselves at People' s Bar, a public bar in Cable Beach Street, Kuisebmond, when they were attacked by a group of men who allegedly attempted to rob them. "In the process, the deceased was stabbed with an unknown object and declared dead at the scene. His friend was also stabbed on the left cheek and was taken to Walvis Bay State hospital for medical treatment. He is in a stable condition."