Woman killed in love feud

2012-10-29 11:45

A woman has been killed in a fight with her boyfriend in Dutywa, Eastern Cape, according to police.

Captain Jackson Manatha said today that the two quarrelled on Saturday evening after the woman found messages from another woman on her boyfriend’s phone.

“It is alleged that the boyfriend used a pole to assault her ... He said he did not notice that the woman died as she became quiet.”

The boyfriend said he noticed she was dead only yesterday morning and called the police. He was arrested on a charge of murder and would appear in the Dutywa Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.


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