Free State man arrested for wife's murder

2016-11-14 17:58


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Bloemfontein – A Free State man was arrested after he allegedly beat his wife to death in Wepener, police said on Monday.

The man was arrested on Saturday evening after he allegedly dragged his wife along a street in Nyarela while beating her, said police spokesperson Yanga Ngcukana.

When officers arrived on the scene they found the 27-year-old woman lying naked in a pool of blood with visible wounds on her body.

She was declared dead on scene. The motive for the killing was unknown.

The man is expected to appear in the Wepener Magistrate's Court soon. 

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