A 30-year-old man arrested for alleged murder of his girlfriend

A prompt response and thorough investigation by detectives from Lwandle led to the arrest of a 30-year-old man following a murder of a women in her late twenties at Asanda Village in the early hours of this morning.

Police were alerted to the incident by a vigilant community member and immediately attended to the scene. Upon their arrival they found the deceased with her left leg dismembered and an open wound on the left leg. 

In the house where this gruesome killing occurred, there were two children, a one month baby girl and four year old girl alone with the deceased woman.

A case of murder was opened and a preliminary investigation was conducted and police arrested the boyfriend of the deceased, who is the father of the children. 

The suspect is due to appear soon in the Strand Magistrate’s court soon.



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