Mzansi heartbroken over video of woman, 20, getting stabbed and mugged

Mzansi heartbroken over video of woman, 20, getting stabbed and mugged

A 20-year-old French student, who studies in SA, was the recent victim of a brutal mugging in Cape Town.

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A video has been circulating on social media which showed a thug mugging and stabbing a young woman in broad daylight.

According to The Citizen News, the victim is a 20-year-old French female who is studying at the University of Cape Town.

The report adds the incident took place at Bo-Kaap, which is a popular tourist destination. Briefly.co.za learned the woman was stabbed three times in the neck and shoulder area, but she survived the attack and is recovering in the hospital.

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South Africans were left fuming over the brazen attack in broad daylight and it led to many calling for the return of the death penalty.

Dean Derek Nelson commented: "South Africa needs the death penalty. Finished."
Tom Swartz added: "Bring back the death penalty."
Peter J Simons wrote: "He aimed for her neck... He's a killer... I pray that this young lady will be okay."
Craig Mack commented: "Bring back the death sentence for these savages."
Sthembiso Lethabo Mogale said: "This is terrible. South Africa is fast becoming a lawless country."

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Take a look at the video below:

Caution: This video contains footage of a violent nature which might be upsetting to sensitive viewers.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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