Wednesday, 07 October 2020
Qwa-Qwa: The 31 year old; Khethollo Issac Polokwane; from Mantsubise section of Monontsa Village, made a brief appearance before the Tseki Magistrate Court on Tuesday; 06 October 2020 on a charge of murder.
This comes after he allegedly murdered a 38 year old woman, by stabbing her with a knife in the presence of their nine year-old child.
It is alleged that on the 04 October 2020, the nine year-old child was at home when both her mother and suspect engaged into an argument which led to the stabbing. The child managed to relate the incident to her granny who summoned the police to the scene.
The motive behind the killing is not yet known at this stage. A case of murder is being investigated.
Due to the good relations between the police and the community in that sector, the suspect was sported in the area, cornered and safely handed to the custody of the police.
Khethelo is expected to appear before the Tseki Magistrate court again on the 10 November 2020 as he abandoned the bail application.