Man attacks pupil in classroom with a knife, Duduza

South African Police Service

Man attacks pupil in classroom with a knife, Duduza
Man attacks pupil in classroom with a knife, Duduza

Duduza police arrested a 23 year old male for trespassing into a school, assaulting and tried to stab a learner.

It is reported that the 18 year old learner was busy with his school work when an unknown male walked into his class and asked his name, the male then slapped the learner hard in the face with an open hand before pulling out a knife in an attempt to stab the learner in full view of other learners.

The learner managed to evade the knife and fled, he took refuge. The intruder was apprehended and disarmed by the teachers. Police reacted quickly and arrested the suspect.

It was later revealed that the intruder is a boyfriend to one of the learners who earlier had an argument with the assaulted learner.

The suspect will be facing charges of assault, trespassing and possession of a dangerous weapon.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service