Northern Cape girl, 15, arrested for murder

2016-03-15 20:00

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Kimberley - A 15-year-old girl is expected to appear in court on charges of murder after she allegedly stoned a 17-year-old girl to death during an argument in Bergsig, Springbok, Northern Cape police said on Tuesday.

She was expected to appear in the Springbok Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, Major Dimakatso Mooi said.

She was arrested on Saturday morning. A social worker assessed her and she was released into her parents' care on Monday.

“At this stage we are not sure what caused the argument,” Mooi said.

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