Man in dock for killing alleged rapist

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Eastern Cape - A man was expected to appear in the Queenstown Magistrate's Court on Monday for allegedly killing another man on a farm, Eastern Cape police said.

The man, 35, allegedly stabbed a 27-year-old man in the back when he apparently caught him raping his girlfriend, after they had a party on the farm, Lieutenant Pumzile Makaula said.

The deceased allegedly forced himself onto the woman while her boyfriend was asleep next to her.

The 33-year-old woman opened a rape case. Her boyfriend was arrested for murder. - Sapa

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