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22 Dec 2013
9:58 am

Three-year-old stabbed to death

A 30-year-old man has been arrested for stabbing to death a three-year-old girl in Tambo Village, Uitenhage, Eastern Cape police said on Sunday.

Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons (Diego Grez)

The man was arrested on Saturday night after the girl’s body was found in a house, said Warrant Officer Basil Seekoei. There were stab wounds in her upper body.

“It’s been alleged that the child was stabbed with a knife,” Seekoei said. Police were investigating the motive for the murder.

The 30-year-old would appear in the Uitenhage Magistrate’s Court on Monday.