Mpumalanga man stabs himself to death

2016-04-14 14:39


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Johannesburg - An Mpumalanga man committed suicide on Thursday by plunging a knife into his throat, police said.

Residents of Matsulu found his body in the street after he had a fight with his girlfriend on Wednesday night, Brigadier Selvy Mohlala said.

"He mentioned to his girlfriend that he was tired of life and wanted to die with her," said Mohlala.

When he allegedly tried to strangle her, she fought him off and ran to her parents, where she spent the night.

An inquest docket was opened.

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