WC man (64) goes back to court next week following wife's murder

The man was arrested for allegedly stabbing his wife to death at their Pacaltsdorp home earlier this week.

Picture: SAPS.

CAPE TOWN - A 64-year-old man who allegedly murdered his wife will apply for bail in the George Magistrates Court next week.

Abraham Saaiman made his first court appearance, after he was arrested for allegedly stabbing his wife to death at their Pacaltsdorp home earlier this week.

The accused is also believed to have stabbed his daughter during the incident.

The police's Dumile Gwavu says: “The police condemns in the strongest possible terms all crimes against women and children.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)