3 Arrested in Connection to Saturday Night’s Stabbing

Maldives Police Service Reported that three suspects have been arrested in connection with Saturday night’s stabbings in Male’ City which left one dead and one injured.

A 19-year-old and a 24-year-old were stabbed in the Maafannu district on Saturday night. The 19-year-old passed away shortly after he was taken to the hospital while the 24-year-old remains in critical condition at Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH).

Officials from Maldives Police Service said confirmed that three suspects have been arrested in connection with the stabbings. The official refused to disclose any details as it is an ongoing investigation.

One of the knives used in the stabbings and two motorbikes used by the attackers was found at the scene of the crime.

Maldives Police Service assures that they will mobilize all their resources in finding the guilty and stopping such heinous crimes.