Rustenburg -A 19-year-old man was stabbed to death with a pair of scissors in Ipeleng near Schweizer-Reneke, North West police said on Sunday.

Colonel Emelda Setlhako said a fight broke out between the victim and three other men at a tavern on Saturday.

“It is alleged that the victim was stabbed with a scissors in his right arm. Motive for the incident is not known at this stage.”

Three suspects were arrested on Saturday.

They were expected to appear in the Schweizer-Reneke Magistrate's Court on Monday.