Lichtenburg woman arrested for stabbing North West woman

2011-10-29 13:42

A 48-year-old woman was arrested in Lichtenburg today for stabbing her friend to death during a fight at a village tavern the night before, North West police said.

“The two women were enjoying themselves at a tavern in Shiela Village when they engaged in a fight,” Sergeant Kelebogile Moiloa said.

The woman then allegedly stabbed 37-year-old Mmakibang Modise several times. She died on arrival at the Thusong hospital in Itsoseng.

“At this stage it is not known what the motive of the fight was.” The woman would appear in court soon, Moila said.

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