Incident Reports

Foreigner visiting Solu sustains injury after being pelted by stone by a person


Province 1, Solukhumbu, Solududhakunda

25-year-old woman Cathring, an American citizen was injured after being pelted with stone by a local youth in  Sailung forest of Solududhakund Municipality 2  of Solukhumbu district on October 13. According to the police, the man initially asked the foreigner for dollars, but when the foreigner refused to give the money, he suddenly hit her on the head with a stone and ran away. After the incident, the police team deployed from Beni police station arrested 35-year-old Dawa Zangbu Sherpa and started the investigation. 
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Onesided
Collective / Interpersonal Interpersonal
Primary Form Assault (small group)
Weapons None
Primary Cause Other non-economic personal issues (revenge, passion etc.)
Actor 1 - Number of people 1
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth noyouth
Actor 2 - Number of people 1
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Citizen/Individuals
Actor 2 - Youth youth
Total Injured 1
Female Injured 1
Youth Injured 1
National/Online Media