Bryanston stabbing: Husband expected in court

A Bryanston woman died after being stabbed 50 times allegedly by her husband.

FILE. The husband of a Bryanston woman who died after being stabbed 50 times will appear in court today. Picture: RSC Inc.

JOHANNESBURG - A man is due to appear in court today in connection with the murder of a Bryanston woman who was stabbed 50 times.

Police have confirmed the suspect is the woman's husband.

He was arrested in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday after being on the run since Saturday following the attack.

The 41-year-old woman was found by a passer-by who alerted paramedics.

The police's Tsekiso Mofokeng says the woman's husband was arrested following a tip off.

"The Gauteng police would like to appreciate the information and support received form the community."