South Africa 28.11.2013 09:57 am

Protea man arrested for shooting girlfriend

Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons (Diego Grez)

Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons (Diego Grez)

A 33-year-old man was arrested for allegedly shooting and wounding his girlfriend in Protea South in Soweto, police said on Thursday.

“The man shot his girlfriend after an argument; the shooting happened at the woman’s place in Protea South,” spokesman Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela said.

The woman was taken to hospital and was in a critical condition.

“The man will be charged with attempted murder and will appear at the Protea Magistrate’s Court soon,” he said.

– Sapa



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