Johannesburg - A 53-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a colleague in Johannesburg, Gauteng police said on Monday.

Accompanied by his attorney he handed himself to police on Saturday and was taken into custody, Warrant Officer Xoli Mbele said.

He allegedly stabbed his 42-year-old colleague to death at the corner of Eloff Extension and Fennel streets on February 13. The motive for murder was unknown. - Sapa