Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Qwaqwa: The 31year-old woman from Phamong Village; in QwaQwa, appeared in the Tseki Magistrate court on Monday, 17 February 2020 facing a charge of murder.

It is alleged that on Sunday 16 February 2020, the woman who is the suspect and a victim, Teboho Donaldson Lekhotla, were drinking inside a tavern. Scuffle ensued between them and they started fighting.

The suspect pulled Teboho outside the tavern and his body was later found lying in a pool of blood next to the tavern’s toilet. He had a stab wound to the chest that was allegedly inflicted with a sharp instrument.

Emergency personnel were summoned to the scene and the victim was declared dead on the scene.

A case of murder was opened and suspect was immediately arrested. Investigation continues to ascertain the motive for murder.