Man hands himself over after killing his girlfriend
By Mishkah Anthony
24 August 2008
A 24 year old man was arrested last night after he handed himself over at the Bellville Police station.
It is alleged that at about 10:30pm last night the suspect had a argument with his girlfriend in her bedroom on the premises of University of the Western Cape residence.
SAPS spokesperson Inspector Bernadine Steyn said Lithenba Jama a 22 year old student originally from Port Elizabeth was stabbed to death by her boyfriend.
“she was stabbed several times with a knife on her body and died on the scene.”
The suspect, who is a student originally from Bloemfontein, will appear in the Bellville Magistrate's court on Tuesday.