Murder Suspect to Appear in Court

Today a 29-year-old suspect is expected to appear in the Pinetown Magistrates’ Court facing a murder charge. On 21 March 2015 at 12:00, police responded to a complaint of murder in Nazareth near Pinetown where they found a deceased male (26) lying outside a house at Mkhize Road. The deceased sustained one stab wound on his chest. It is alleged that the deceased was fatally stabbed by his girlfriend after an argument. She was arrested at the scene and charged for murder.

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Mmamonnye Ngobeni applauded the members for the speedy arrest of the suspect. “We will ensure that the perpetrator has her day in court. A large percentage of our murders are as a result of random acts of domestic violence such as these,” she said.

Source : South African Police Service