On Thursday, 21 July 2016, at about 16h30, at Dordabis Nampost, a man armed with a pistol entered the post office and held the cashier at gun point and demanded money.
The cashier (female) screamed and was overheard by children who were playing outside the Nampost premises and they informed a Police Officer who was nearby. The suspect managed to steal N$ 6000-00 in cash and fled with a getaway vehicle (red Toyota sedan) that was parked a few meters.
On Wednesday, 20th July 2016, at about 17h10, at Okuryangava informal settlement, 42 years old woman was found hanging with an electrical wire at their residence.
It is alleged that, the deceased were living together with her fiancé (boyfriend) and were planning to get married, but developed misunderstanding between them, which got the fiancé (boyfriend) to apply for a Protection Order. The deceased was discovered hanging by her fiancée.
On Saturday, 23rd July 2016, between 19h00 and 20h00, at Parlemente Bar, Sonop location, Mariental, 35 years old man died after he was stabbed with a sharp object by the security guard on duty at the premises.
It is alleged that, the deceased was stabbed with a sharp object on the neck and died later the same day at Mariental State Hospital.
On Saturday, 23rd July 2016, at about 18h30, on the Omungwelume / Oshakati main road, at Ombalala Village, the driver of a Toyota Hilux Pick-Up bumped a pedestrian who was crossing the road, and another vehicle (Toyota Corolla sedan) driving behind the Pick-up also run over the deceased.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, and was identified as Wilbard Shangula (N/Male, 44 years of age) Full Story...
On Friday, 22 July 2016, at about 20h00, at Erwee Location, 14 years old girl was raped by a 38 years old man. It is alleged that, the victim was on her way to the Shop and the suspect called the victim to his room and forced her into a sexual encounter.
The suspect (N/Male, 38 years old) is already arrested and is due to appear at Opuwo Magistrate Court on Monday 25 July 2016.