KZN police arrested a 20-year-old male after his father was fatally stabbed following an altercation over money.
According to KZN police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele, the incident took place in the Bottlebrush Informal Settlement in Chatsworth.
Mbele said It is alleged that an altercation occurred after the son had demanded money which the father refused, and resulted in the accused stabbing his father.
Mbele said the suspect was arrested the following day and expected to appear in the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court on Monday for murder.
The acting KwaZulu-Natal provincial commissioner, Major-General Thulani Gonya, commended the police for the arrest.