Husband on the run after shooting wife dead

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Tebogo Msimanga |

The Police in Namakgale outside Phalaborwa have launched a manhunt for the husband who allegedly shot and killed his wife in their house at Rockview New Stands, Namakgale at about 12:00 today, on Sunday 26 December 2021.

Community members reportedly heard a gunshot sound at the said house and rushed to the scene. Limpopo Police Spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said on arrival, they found a 31- year-old woman identified as Vivi Moropane, who is said to be the wife of the suspect lying in a pool of blood.

“Preliminary investigations conducted at the scene indicated that the suspect, allegedly shot his wife and then left the house driving in a BMW motor vehicle.”

The Provincial Commissioner of Police in Limpopo Lieutenant General Thembi Hadebe has urged community members to desist from resorting to violence when faced with domestic challenges and should instead seek assistance from available platforms.

Anyone with information may contact Namakgale Detective-Commander Lieutenant Colonel Lilian Mahlathi on 082 469 1240 or the Crime Stop number 0860010111.

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