Teenager behind bars for attempted murder

JOHANNESBURG CENTRAL – Police arrested a 17-year-old boy for attempted murder at Sibanye House corner Polly and Abert Street on 28 April 2020 at 21:00.

It is alleged that the suspect stabbed a 13-year-old girl with scissors on her neck. The victim was playing cards with her friends when the suspect, residing in the same building, stabbed her and ran away.  She was taken to hospital by her parents where she was treated and discharged. The suspect is in a place of safety and will appear today in the Johannesburg Magistrate Court.