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Ex-lover held for killing woman

2013-01-14 17:53

Johannesburg - A man has been arrested in connection with the killing of his ex-girlfriend in Kagisho, Northern Cape police said on Monday.

He was due to appear in the Galeshewe Magistrate's Court on Tuesday, Lieutenant Donald Mdhluli said.

Kganyego Tlamelo, 30, was stabbed to death at her home on Ivan Babuseng Street on Sunday.

Mdhluli said on Sunday the man allegedly tried to gain access into the woman's home through a window but failed.

"It is alleged that he kicked open the door... The suspect found the deceased with her current boyfriend."

An argument ensued and Tlamelo was stabbed several times with a knife.