Middelburg woman brutally murdered, boyfriend arrested

South African Police Service

Middelburg woman brutally murdered, boyfriend arrested
Middelburg woman brutally murdered, boyfriend arrested

During the early hours of Monday, 20 September 2021, a 25-year-old female was discovered deceased at Zitwana, Kwanonzame locality in Middelburg.

It is alleged that the 25-year-old deceased female and her boyfriend, were drinking at a local tavern earlier during the day on Sunday, 19 September 2021, and went home after an argument.

At about 00:41, passing neighbours noticed an open back door of the deceased’s house and discovered her half naked lifeless body lying on the floor, with injuries to her head.

On further investigation, Middelburg detectives discovered the suspect still sleeping in bed with blood stains on his clothing.

The 25-year-old male was arrested in charges of Murder and is due to appear in court soon.

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