Police in Giyani, Limpopo, have launched an extensive search for Ceaseman Dala Chauke 34, , the suspect alleged to have fatally stoned his 23-year-old baby mom-ex-girlfriend, Nokuthula Sithole in Dzingidzingi village early Saturday morning.
Police spokesperson Colonel Malesela Ledwaba confirmed the victim suffered critical injuries during the attack and died in hospital.
Colonel Ledwaba described the incident, saying “It is alleged that the victim was with her friend, returning from a local tavern, when they encountered her ex-boyfriend. The two had a confrontation resulting in the suspect assaulting the victim with a stone.”
He said as the victim’s friend shouted for help and ran to nearby houses, when she returned the victim was found critically injured and unconscious and that the suspect had disappeared.
The police have since opened a murder case and are determined to apprehend the suspect.
Colonel Ledwaba said police investigations are still ongoing.
Anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of the suspect should contact Investigating Officer Warrant Officer Hobyani on 082 414 6709. You can also contact the Crime Stop number on 08600 10111 or the nearest Police Station.