Zim woman shot after argument

2011-09-15 07:42
Rustenburg - A Zimbabwean woman was shot dead in Rustenburg on Wednesday, North West police said.

A Malawian was apparently behind the shooting, said Lieutenant Colonel Lesego Metsi.

He said the man arrived at the rented room of the 24-year-old woman at 09:30, and the two had an argument.

The man then went to his car, returned to the room and shot the woman at close range. She died on the scene.

The man ran away afterwards.

No arrests had been made, said Metsi.

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