Residents of Hans Village in Limpopo were thrown into fear following the gruesome death of a lady whose boyfriend stabbed to death in his parent’s house.
The lady who was identified as 25-year-old Dimakatso Lebelo was found in a pool of her blood was stabbed by her boyfriend. Her naked body was found with multiple stab wounds at a house belonging to her boyfriend’s parents at Hans Village in Mapela outside Mokopane, Limpopo, on Monday afternoon.
Confirming the news was the police spokesperson Brig Motlafela Mojapelo who said “The Mahwelereng police were alerted to a murder scene by the sister of the boyfriend who found Dimakatso on a bed with multiple wounds.
It was revealed that the assailant and his victim were known to be lovers and have a child together.
Mojapelo revealed that parts of the house such as the kitchen, passage, and suspect’s bedroom was filled with blood stains and clothes scattered all over.
He said that no one was found in the house at the time the horrific murder scene was discovered.
Mojapelo said a manhunt is now on and the Mahwelereng police are pleading with the public to assist them in locating the alleged perpetrator.
Her uncle Stanley Lebelo said the family is heartbroken as Dimakatso left behind a two-year-old daughter who would no longer have someone to call a mother. He described Dimakatso as a caring mother who loved her daughter.
Lebelo said the family believed that Dimakatso’s boyfriend, who is on the run, was responsible for her death. He even challenged him to report to the nearest police station if has nothing to hide.
He said as a family they want to justice for Dimakatso, he pleaded with the police to find the killer and send him to jail.