Young woman suspected of stabbing brother gets 15-day remand

Young woman who stabbed her brother inside a home in Male' City being arrested. (Sun Photo/Nahudha Faiz)

The young woman suspected of stabbing her brother in the head during a domestic dispute at a home in Male’ City has been remanded in police custody for 15 days.

Police said that they were informed of an individual being stabbed in a domestic dispute at a home in Henveiru district of Male’ City at 12:21pm this afternoon.

The 37-year-old man who was injured in the incident was transported to Senahiya hospital for treatment. His condition remains unknown.

A 25-year-old woman was arrested in connection to the case. Police said that the Criminal Court granted a 15-day remand once she was presented before the court on Thursday.

No additional details regarding the case have been disclosed by the police. Police said that investigations so far show that the stabbing occurred during a domestic dispute.

The case is under further investigation by the police.