Three people hacked to death at Onaame village in Ohangwena Region

Three people hacked to death at Onaame village in Ohangwena Region

Three people were hacked to death at Onaame village in Oshikango constituency in the Ohangwena Region early Tuesday morning.
It is alleged that the man entered his mother's room killing her instantly with a panga. He then went into his niece's room and started hacking two girls with a panga, killing one instantly.
One of the girls survived the attack but sustained head, arm and leg injuries. She is in a critical condition in the Engela District Hospital. The suspect also hacked his younger brother to death.
After the gruesome murders, he went to the kraal and killed eight goats and a dog.
It is still unclear what triggered the incident.
The suspect fled the scene but he was later arrested at Okakwa village.