Riyadh: An investigation was launched into the death of an Ethiopian maidservant in the city of Jeddah.
The maidservant was found dead in the house of her Saudi employer, said Sabq.
Another Ethiopian maidservant working in the same villa was also found in critical condition after sustaining wounds.
The Saudi employer had alerted the police after he returned home and discovered what had happened.
An initial police investigation showed that the maidservant was stabbed in her chest and head and left bleeding, which caused her death.