Chinese worker from Ramatex killed in robbery

Chinese worker from Ramatex killed in robbery

A 32-year-old Chinese citizen was killed in Windhoek’s Otjomuise residential area on Friday night.

Xu Xiaaya and her boyfriend, both employees of the Ramatex Textile Factory, were apparently on their way to the nearby Woermann Brock supermarket when they were attacked by three men. According to the Police, Xiaaya’s boyfriend was held at knifepoint.He was forced to hand over N$220 which he had in his possession.Xiaaya was not as lucky – she was shot in the upper left arm and the bullet penetrated her chest.She reportedly refused to hand over her money to the robbers.The Police said yesterday that one suspect had been arrested just an hour after the robbery.He was allegedly found with an unlicensed firearm, and the bullets matched those found on the crime scene.The Police are still searching for his accomplices.According to the Police, Xiaaya’s boyfriend was held at knifepoint.He was forced to hand over N$220 which he had in his possession.Xiaaya was not as lucky – she was shot in the upper left arm and the bullet penetrated her chest.She reportedly refused to hand over her money to the robbers.The Police said yesterday that one suspect had been arrested just an hour after the robbery.He was allegedly found with an unlicensed firearm, and the bullets matched those found on the crime scene.The Police are still searching for his accomplices.

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