A 28-year-old Harrismith woman has been arrested for allegedly fatally stabbing her 43-year-old boyfriend during a domestic dispute.
According to reports, Harrismith police responded to the scene where a complaint of murder was laid in Tshiame B in the early hours of Monday, December 19, 2022, at about 03:30.
According to Warrant Officer Mmako Mophiring, police found the lifeless body of the boyfriend lying in a pool of blood with a stab wound in the neck.
“It’s further alleged that the pair had a fight inside the house, and the woman allegedly stabbed her boyfriend with a knife,” said Mophiring.
The family of the deceased has yet to be notified about his death. The suspect was arrested on the the scene. She is charged with murder and is set to appear at the Harrismith Magistrate Court on Tuesday, December 20, 2022.