In what is being dubbed as a horror attack, a Malawian woman believed to be in her early 20s was reportedly stabbed 17 times by a sharp knife by her Angolan husband after a dispute broke up between them.
The lady, a mother of three has been identified as one Lizzie Namukhopwa while the husband who is said to be in the hands of police is by the name, Antonio Francisco Neto, aged 45.
According to reports, the lady was stabbed in the family’s house in Teingnmouth Avenue in Collyhurst.
Manchester Police found the Malawian woman with wounds to her torso, hands and legs at her house on Wednesday, following an abandoned 999 call to an address in Teignmouth Avenue, Collyhurst, at around 11.15pm, international media reports.
At the moment, Namukhopwa is in hospital undergoing surgery.
“She was taken to hospital, where she underwent surgery for 17 stab wounds to her torso and legs. She is now in a stable condition in hospital.”
According to Press Association report in Lancaster Evening Post , Detective Chief Inspector Andy Cunliffe of North Manchester division said: “We have a team of detectives investigating this incident and we have made an arrest.
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