Suspect on the run — alleged murder

TOM BURKE — A murder case was opened at Tom Burke SAPS on Sunday 18 March after a woman was stabbed to death on a farm near Swartwater.

According to Warrant Officer Frans Mokoena from Lephalale Cluser, it is alleged that Smangaliso Sibanda (42), a Zimbabwean citizen, was stabbed in her left breast, left eye and in her neck at around 02:30 on Sunday 18 March after an alleged argument between Sibanda and her boyfriend, Joseph Mafifi (37). She allegedly told him she had a miscarriage where after he stabbed her with a knife.

At the time of going to print, Mafifi was still on the run and the police urge anyone with any information on his whereabouts, to contact Tom Burke police station on 014 767 1124 or 086 001 0111.

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