Dutywa, Eastern Cape -

A woman has been stabbed to death, allegedly by her cousin in Dutywa, Eastern Cape police said on Monday.

The two, in their mid-20s, had an argument during which the woman was stabbed in her upper body on Sunday, Captain Jackson Manatha said.

The man ran off, but residents caught him and handed him to the police.

He would appear in the Dutywa Magistrate's Court on Tuesday on a murder charge. - Sapa