Woman allegedly killed brother over a memory card

Crime & Courts
Johannesburg – Dutywa Police on Tuesday said they have arrested a 21-year-old woman in King William's Town, Eastern Cape, after she allegedly fatally stabbed her elder brother.

"It is alleged that the two quarrelled over the memory card of a cellphone on Sunday at about 16:00 at Mahliwane Location, Gwadana Village, Dutywa," said Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The suspect is alleged to have drawn her knife and stabbed her brother on his upper body."

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The suspect was arrested and will appear before the Dutywa Magistrate Court on Tuesday, where she will face a murder charge.

"The deceased was identified as Sonwabile Zide aged 28," said Manatha.

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