Man acussed of shooting wife dead.

A Hammanskraal man is accused of shooting is wife dead at the weekend.

A man is due to appear in court, where he will face a charge of murder following the death of his wife.

JOHANNESBURG - A 41-year-old Hammanskraal man was arrested for allegedly shooting dead his wife this weekend.

Police said the man used an unlicensed firearm to carry out the murder.

Police are investigating possible motives that led to the 24-year-old woman's death. There was no evidence that an argument between the two ensued before the incident.

Police spokesperson Pinky Tsinyane said the man will appear in the Moretele Magistrate's Court on Monday, facing charges of murder and being in possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.