Cop killer arrested
Constable Ayanda Madonono’s alleged killer will appear in court this week.
CAPE TOWN - The man accused of killing an off-duty Thembalethu police officer is expected to appear in the George Magistrate's Court this week.
The suspect allegedly stabbed Ayanda Madonono to death on Wednesday.
The police's Bernadine Steyn said the constable and his brother were walking in Thembalethu when they were approached by the suspect.
An argument then broke out between the deceased's brother and the suspect, during which the deceased intervened.
"The suspect allegedly took out his knife and stabbed the constable in his neck and back. He was declared dead on the scene.