Man arrested for the murder of his girlfriend

Man arrested for the murder of his girlfriend
Man arrested for the murder of his girlfriend

At about 08:30 on the morning of 6 August 2017, Katlehong Police arrested a 30 year old man for murder.

It is alleged that the suspect had an argument with his 23 year old girlfriend at Moleleki ext. And that an argument had ensued about a five month old baby girl that had allegedly been left by his girlfriend who had gone to a local tavern.

The argument resulted in the boyfriend taking out a knife and stabbing his girlfriend in the upper body.

She died at the scene. When the paramedics arrived, she was certified dead.

Police traced the suspect and found him hiding at a nearby church that he had broken into.

The suspect will be charged with murder and expected to appear in Palm Ridge court soon.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service