Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Warden: The suspect (25), is expected to appear before the Warden Magistrate court on Thursday; 27 February 2020 on a charge of murder. The woman was arrested after she allegedly stabbed her colleague who is also a woman, Mamoelo Kooko (24) with a knife on the farm where they are temporarily employed.

It is alleged that on 25 February 2020, the two women had an argument on the farm where they are working. The argument emanated from work related matters. Late at night on the same day, the suspect went to the woman’s place to confront her with what have started at work.

She allegedly stabbed her on the chest with a knife and she died on the scene. Police were summoned to the scene and found a woman lying in a pool of blood and suspect was arrested immediately.

The mother of the deceased who working in another farm was informed of the incident. She identified the decease as her daughter.

A case of murder is being investigated at Warden SAPS.