Woman shot in argument

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Lentswe, Kanana – A 32-year-old man appeared briefly in the Orkney Magistrate Court this week on a murder charge.

Tumelo Irvin Mosieleng was arrested in connection with the murder of Dibuseng Elizabeth Khoza in the early hours of Sunday 31March near a tavern at Ext 8 in Kanana.

According to the Klerksdorp Cluster police spokesperson, Sgt Amogelang Mabihi, this happened after an argument where the suspect, Mosieleng allegedly cocked the firearm he was holding and a shot was fired, fatally wounding Khoza.

He has been remanded in custody and will re-appear on Tuesday 9 April for a formal bail application, while investigation continues.