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Limpopo woman held after fire

2012-07-26 16:03

Johannesburg - A 24-year-old woman followed up an argument with her boyfriend by setting fire to his room, Limpopo police said on Thursday.

"They had some argument but we don't know for what," said Lieutenant Colonel Mohale Ramatseba.

This happened on Wednesday and the woman, from Sephukubje village in Sekgosese, was arrested for malicious damage of property,

Ramatseba said the fire damaged a bed, bedding, sound system, television and clothes. The damage is estimated to be about R19 000.

The woman is expected to appear in Sekgosese Magistrate's Court on Thursday.