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21-year-old KwaNobuhle man expected in court for fatally stabbing woman

Jan 6, 2017
21-year-old KwaNobuhle man expected in court for fatally stabbing woman

A 21-year-old man from KwaNobuhle, in Uitenhage, is expected in court on Monday for murder after a 24-year-old woman, whom he allegedly stabbed multiple times, passed on at arrival at a hospital.

"It is alleged that she was stabbed by her friend in Kwindla Street, Kwanobuhle, earlier on Thursday," described police spokesperson, Captain Gerda Swart.

The 21-year-old male suspect was arrested on the same day in the afternoon and is due to appear in the KwaNobuhle Magistrate's Court on a charge of murder.

"The name of the victim will be released after her next-of-kin are informed."