CNS Reporter
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19 Oct 2016
4:58 pm

Woman beats up mother-in-law

CNS Reporter

The 63-year-old woman was taken to hospital.

Daughter-in-law beats mother-in-law in Palmview.

A mother of four was arrested and charged with assault and grievous bodily harm after apparently assaulting her mother-in-law in Palmview in Durban on Sunday, South Coast Herald reports.

Police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Zandra Wiid said the woman (35) went to her mother-in-law’s home, where an argument ensued.

“It is claimed that the daughter-in-law then assaulted the older woman, who suffered injuries to her face and legs,” she said.

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The elderly woman was taken to hospital.

According to police reports, the daughter-in-law had left the area but was later arrested and charged.

She appeared in court and the case was postponed to November 3.

– Caxton News Service