Despatch woman arrested for stabbing man to death during argument

BY YOLANDA PALEZWENI - OCTOBER 3, 2016

Police in Despatch, just outside Port Elizabeth, arrested a 38 year-old woman in connection with the murder of 38 year-old male in Terantaal Street, Despatch, on Sunday.

According to the police, the suspect and the deceased had an argument in Tarentaal Street at about 11:00.

“The suspect allegedly stabbed the victim in the neck and he passed away on the scene and was arrested,” said police spoeksperson, Captain Gerda Swart.

The suspect is expected to appear before the Uitenhage Magistrate Court on Tuesday on a charge of murder.