Mthatha cop in court for allegedly kidnapping, murdering ex-wife

The woman was kidnapped on 11 June and her body was found several days later.

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CAPE TOWN - A Mthatha police officer is in court on Monday for allegedly kidnapping and murdering his ex-wife.

Four other suspects have also been arrested.

The woman was kidnapped on 11 June and her body was found several days later.

The police's Thembinkosi Kinana said: “The 55-year-old man was arrested on Friday at New Brighton in Mthatha and was also found in possession of a 9mm pistol rounds of ammunition. He was the ex-husband to the deceased whilst a 38-year-old man was arrested at Vulindlela Heights.”

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