Polokwane – A 35-year-old woman hired a hit to get rid of her ex-husband, the motive behind such plot is yet to be known.
According to Sowetan LIVE, the woman was arrested on Wednesday for conspiracy to kill her ex-husband, she’s expected to appear in the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court on Friday on such charges.
The woman is said to have hired a hitman in November 2020 to murder her ex-husband who happens to be a cop in the Vhembe district.
Police Spokesperson Captain Matimba Maluleke said the police merely acted after receiving a tip-off.
“The Hawks received a tip-off about the plot and kept observation which led to the apprehension of the suspect after she withdrew R10,000 meant as a deposit to pay the hitman,” said Maluleke.