The Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime Investigation members have arrested a 35 year old Elelwani Jane Nedzamba for conspiring to kill her ex husband in Thohoyandou on Wednesday, 24 February 2021.
It is alleged that the she hired a hitman in November 2020 to kill her ex husband who is a police official in Vhembe District over child maintenance dispute.
The Hawks received a tip off about the plot and kept an observation until the suspect was arrested the time she went to withdraw money from the bank to pay the hitman.
It is further alleged that the hitman was promised R10 000.00 to execute the ex husband.
Elelwani Jane Nedzamb (35) appeared in Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court on Friday 26 February 2021, and was remanded in custody until 14 April 2021 for further investigation.