File photo: A hospital ward
A South African man has been stabbed to death while at a private hospital in Pretoria.
According to EWN, police say the victim was alone in a consultation room at the Louis Pasteur Hospital when he was attacked by a 23-year-old suspect on Thursday afternoon.
He was stabbed multiple times in the upper body and died on the scene.
The police’s Tumisang Moloto says: "At this stage, the motive behind the killing is still unknown but we’re also going to investigate the circumstances surrounding this incident. The suspect will appear in court facing charges of murder."
The incident has reportedly caused tension in the hospital.