Man stabs girlfriend to death

2011-09-17 12:36

A man allegedly stabbed his girlfriend to death before handing himself over to police in Nemato, Eastern Cape police said today.

Captain Mali Govender said the 37-year-old man stabbed his 35-year-old girlfriend several times during an argument yesterday.

The man told a relative about the stabbing, who then alerted paramedics. She died before they arrived.

The man handed himself over to police yesterday afternoon. He was charged with murder and would appear in the Port Alfred Magistrates’ Court on Monday. 

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