On Monday afternoon Gauteng police
were called to an incident at Kgothalang High
School in Bekkersdal, Randfontein, whereby
a fight broke out between two learners resulting in a 16-year-old being stabbed
It is said that the fight started in
the classroom when the suspect threw an umbrella on the wall and pieces fell
and hit the victim leading to an argument which erupted.
Police Spokesperson Katlego Mogale,
said that an argument erupted, leading to both pupils taking out knives and
She added that the sixteen-year-old
was stabbed several times and he was certified dead on the scene. The suspect
fled the scene and is being sought by police.
Mogale concluded by saying that a case of murder has
been opened with the Bekkersdal Police Station.
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