Man held for murder

2012-08-26 21:44

Johannesburg - A man has been arrested for allegedly killing a 36-year-old man in Seweding near Mmabatho, North West police said on Sunday.

Captain Amanda Funani said that the 33-year-old suspect and the deceased were at a local tavern when the conflict began.

"According to allegations the suspect took out a knife and stabbed the deceased on the neck and the right armpit. At this stage the cause of the fight is still unknown," she said.

The man was expected to appear in the Mmabatho Magistrate's Court on Monday.