Woman stabbed at Gaborone Rail Park Mall

Bloody knife
Bloody knife

Investigations are ongoing to establish what influenced a young man to stab a young woman several times this morning at Gaborone Rail Park Mall in full view of people, landing her in hospital with serious injuries.

Confirming to be investigating the knife stabbing incident, Borakanelo police's acting station commander, Assistant Superintendent, Tebogo Tsheko, said she is yet to establish the age of the victim and the suspect as they are still being attended to at Princess Marina Hospital (PMH).
"We don't know what really transpired and a team of investigators are busy trying to establish all that. Investigations into this matter are still at an initial stage. Yes the victim was stabbed several times and is currently fighting for her life at the hospital. The suspect is injured and still being attended to at the hospital, " said Tsheko.

However MmegiOnline has learnt that the suspect, a young man whose age is not yet known was assaulted by the mob following the stabbing incident.
Editor's Comment
More resources needed to fight crime

The Fight Crime Gaborone Facebook page is always filled with sad complaints of hard working Batswana who were robbed at knife point at some traffic lights or at their home gates when trying to get inside.These thugs have no mercy; they do not just threaten victims, they are always ready to use knives, and sadly, they damage car windows. While this happens at different traffic lights, there are those where such incidents happen more frequently...

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