Western Cape teen held for killing

2013-06-24 13:41
(Nielen Bottomley, News24)

(Nielen Bottomley, News24)

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Cape Town - An 18-year-old woman has been arrested for stabbing a man to death in George, Western Cape police said on Monday.

Police spokesperson Malcolm Pojie said the woman and 21-year-old Enrico Willemse were on their way home early on Sunday morning when they starting arguing in the street.

"It is further alleged that the suspect took out a knife and stabbed the deceased in the left side of his chest," he said.

Willemse apparently ran to the house, collapsed on the kitchen floor, and died soon after.

A witness to the stabbing identified the woman to the police and she was arrested.

Pojie said a post mortem would determine the exact cause of Willemse's death.

The woman would appear in the George Magistrate's Court on Tuesday on a murder charge, he said.

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