25 year old arrested for murder
By Khanyisa Tabata
28 September 2009
A 25 year old man has been arrested for murder of a female in Thabatha Street in Thembalethu, George.
The body of a female was found at the back of the informal settlement, with multiple stab wounds to her back.
“We also found an Identity book of the alleged suspect on the crime scene”.
“It is alleged that the deceased and her female friend was involved in an argument with the suspect when he grabbed a knife and stabbed both of them,” said police spokesperson Inspector November Filander.
Police later arrested the suspect after members of the community handed him over to police.
The 25 year old suspect will appear in the George magistrates’ court on murder charges.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is requested to contact the investigating officer, Inspector Frank Brown from the Thembalethu detective branch at 082 696 5958 or at (044) 802 8931, during office