The Police have made a major breakthrough in arresting a 37 year old man for allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend, Tshepo Daisy Makola aged 30 on Tuesday, the 09 February 2021 at Extension 44 in the Westenburg policing area outside the City of Polokwane.
The suspect was arrested yesterday, on the 11 February 2021 at Tshikombani village outside Thohoyandou following the intensive investigations conducted and manhunt by the Team.
Makola was found lying dead in a pool of blood following the alleged argument between her and the suspect who then stabbed her to death with a sharp object before he fled from scene . The Police opened a case of murder and manhunt ensued for the suspect until he was arrested at his hideout in this area. The motive behind this incident is not clear but domestic violence may not be ruled out.
Daisy was working at Park Inn Polokwane as a member of the Food & Beverage department working as a waitress. The company has expressed sadness in losing Daisy as she was known for her energy, her smile, her willingness to learn and her “Yes, I Can” team spirit.
The suspect is expected to appear at Polokwane Magistrate’s Court on Monday, the 15 February 201