Seventeen year old albino boy was brutally hacked in a vicious attack by unidentified assailants on Sunday in the Phalombe District of Malawi.
Alfred Chikalo was attacked in his home while he was in his bed asleep. Unidentified assailants broke into the boy’s home and began attacking him with knives. Neighbors rushed into the house to save Chikalo, who was crying out in pain as he laid in a pool of blood.
Witnesses reported that the assailants ran from the scene as neighbors worked to helped Chikalo.
Authorities said that they have arrested one person in connection with the horrific attack.
Chikalo was transported to the Holy Family Mission Hospital where police said he is receiving treatment for stab wounds in the head, both arms and his leg.