NC teen arrested for alleged murder of his grandmother

It's believed the 17-year-old suspect had an argument with the deceased prior to her death on Thursday.

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CAPE TOWN - A Northern Cape teenager has been arrested for allegedly murdering his 64-year-old grandmother.

It's believed the 17-year-old suspect had an argument with the deceased prior to her death on Thursday.

The incident happened in Grootdrink outside the town of Groblershoop.

Police said they await the outcome of a post-mortem as the woman had no visible injuries to her body.

Police spokesperson Olebogeng Tawana said: “The suspect was arrested on the scene. He will be appearing in the Grobershoop Magistrates Court on Tuesday on the charge of murder.”