A 33-year-old man from Kasote village on the western outskirts of Rundu is today expected to appear in the Rundu Magistrate’s Court on a charge of murder.
The suspect, who cannot be named at this stage as he has to appear before court, was arrested on Sunday at Zerura entertainment centre shebeen at Kasote village.
He allegedly punched another man on the neck and the victim is said to have fallen with his head against a brick and died.
“The suspect was arrested. The deceased was identified as Kotokeni Abraham, 33, from Kasote,” said Detective Chief Inspector Ewald Kavara of the Kavango East Police.
“Both the deceased and suspect were residents of Kasote,” Kavara further said.