Man stabs girlfriend to death

THABAZIMBI – A young woman, Semakaleng Anna Rampina (22), was stabbed to death by her boyfriend on Saturday 6 December in Regorogile Extention 4.
The alleged murderer, Kabelo Kennith Bogatsu, known as Jomo (27), ran away after the incident.
According to reports, the couple was walking down the street not far from their individual homes when an argument broke out between the two. The attack on her soon followed. The emergency services were contacted and certified the victim dead on their arrival at the scene.
A murder case file was opened and the police continued searching for the suspect. He was eventually located at his hiding place on Monday where he handed himself over at the police station and was arrested immediately.
The suspect was under correctional supervision since 5 March for the period ending 5 August 2016 for arson. Some of his supervision conditions included not to commit any crime, not to resign from his work place without notifying the Correctional Service Officers, not to leave Thabazimbi area and not to visit any liquor outlets.
He will remain in custody until his appearance in court.