A 26-year-old woman from Barkley West near Kimberley in the Northern Cape is expected to appear in court for the murder of her former lover.

It is alleged that the suspect stabbed her former boyfriend when she found him with another woman.

Provincial police spokesperson, Sergio Kock has confirmed that the woman is in custody…

“The woman entered the ex-boyfriend’s shanty. This is where she found the man with his new girlfriend and she stabbed him allegedly in his upper leg with a knife. The man tried to seek help and ran just outside his shanty and succumbed to his injuries.”