KZN woman in court for allegedly ordering hit on hubby

2016-10-26 11:12


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Durban – A KwaZulu-Natal woman has appeared in the Ntuzuma Magistrate’s Court for allegedly ordering a hit on her husband, local police said on Wednesday.

The wife, Thokozile Mhlongo, 46, and alleged middleman, Zamani Gasa, 28, appeared in court on Monday and would remain in custody until October 31, Colonel Thembeka Mbhele said.

They were arrested on Friday and charged with killing Wiseman Mhlongo, 51. He was found shot dead in his Newland Heights, KwaMashu, home on October 16 at 09:20. 

An investigation revealed that Thokozile Mhlongo allegedly hired Gasa to find a hitman to kill her husband. The hitman was still at large.

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