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George woman accused of murder


A 35-year-old woman from Lawaaikamp in George will appear in the local Magistrate’s Court today on a charge of murder.

Xolelwa Mtshambela allegedly stabbed her boyfriend, Simthembile Fuyani to death at a house in Lawaaikamp last Saturday. 

The deceased sustained two stab wounds to the chest. 

Mtshambela, who is set to apply for bail, allegedly admitted to the police that she stabbed the deceased with a knife. 

Police spokesperson, Captain Malcolm Pojie says the motive for the killing seems to be domestic related.

“Preliminary investigation indicates that members attached to Conville police were dispatched to the murder scene situated in Willie Schaap Street and on their arrival found the body of the deceased, lying in bed with two stabbed wounds on the chest. He already succumbed to the wounds sustained and was later declared as dead by paramedics”.