It is alleged that the lifeless body of a 34-year-old woman was found with open wounds on the head – Kwazulu-Natal

It is alleged that the lifeless body of a 34-year-old woman was found with open wounds on the head - Kwazulu-Natal

A multi-disciplinary operation was conducted yesterday afternoon at Mondlo. The team was following up information about a suspect who was wanted for the murder of a woman that was committed at Msinsini area.

It is alleged that the suspect killed his girlfriend and fled the area after the incident. The suspect was arrested at his tuck-shop at Madresini area in Mondlo. He was found in possession of his licensed firearm which was also seized by police. The firearm will also be subjected to ballistic testing.

It is alleged that on 16 May 2021 at 22:45, the lifeless body of Nonsindiso Mbhele (34) of Mabheleni area in the south coast was found with open wounds on the head. A case of murder was opened at Msinsini SAPS for investigation. The investigation revealed that the deceased was allegedly assaulted with a blunt object by her boyfriend who fled the area after the incident. The 49-year-old suspect is expected to appear in the Turton Magistrates’ Court on Friday, 2 July 2021.