The 49 year old suspect, Regina Mokgadi Mahasha arrested for allegedly killing her 30 year old partner on Saturday, 14 November 2020 at about 22h00, at Marironi village, Bolobedu South outside Tzaneen has appeared before the Bolobedu Magistrate’s Court today, on 17 November 2020.
She was released on warning and will appear again in the same court on Tuesday, 24 November 2020 while police investigations continue.
It is alleged that the deceased arrived home and started to accuse the suspect of being unfaithful.Subsequently, a fight ensued until the suspect chopped the deceased several times with a sharp instrument.
The Police were notified about the incident and reacted swiftly with the Emergency Medical Services. On arrival, the deceased was certified dead at the scene by the paramedics.The suspect was arrested on the spot.
The motive behind the incident still under Police investigations but domestic violence may not be ruled out. The Police investigations are still continuing