In Limpopo, South Africa, a 24 years old woman has allegedly been detained for fatally stabbing her boyfriend.
After a domestic violence incident on Saturday night, September 10, 2022, in Lephalale’s Marapong township, the suspect is accused of killing her partner.
The incident was confirmed by police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Malesela Ledwaba on Monday, September 12.
She named the suspect as Emmy Serumula in the statement.
When the police arrived at the Marapong Health Care Center, they discovered a man lying dead with stab wounds.
“A case of murder was then opened, and policing commenced with investigations,” he said.
“A man who had been brought to the center after having been stabbed.
According to a preliminary inquiry, the deceased and his claimed girlfriend got into a fight at Marapong Extension 1 during which the suspect fatally stabbed the dead with a sharp weapon.
The victim was taken to the hospital urgently, where he eventually passed away from his wounds.
Charles Kamogelo, a 24 years old Mafikeng native, was identified as the man.
The case was continued to September 19 in order to consider a bail application after the woman, named as Emmy Serumula (pictured), was located and apprehended.
No one will be spared or given a pass when it comes to issues of gender-based violence, according to Lieutenant General Thembi Hadebe, the Provincial Commissioner of Police in Limpopo.
As Police, we are adamantly opposed to all acts of violence, and those who engage in them will suffer the consequences, sHadebe.