Cops probe Bryanston stabbing

A woman was allegedly stabbed by her husband 50 times with a sharp object.

A Bryanston woman was allegedly stabbed by her husband 50 times with a sharp object. Picture: sxc.hu.

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng police have appealed to the Bryanston community to come forward with any information that could help officers identify a woman who was stabbed to death in Peter Place.

The woman was stabbed nearly 50 times with a sharp object on Saturday night.

Emergency services were called out to the scene by an eyewitness who claims the woman's husband killed her.

She died shortly after arriving in hospital.

The police's Tsekiso Mofokeng says, "We have taken some statements from people who were there, but we're appealing to the community to assist us with more information that can lead us to the arrest of the perpetrator."