Woman was shot and killed in an attempted robbery

A 59- year-old woman was shot and killed in an attempted robbery in Ndolo village outside Mthatha, Eastern Cape police said on Saturday.

"The woman and her husband were asleep in their home at 10.30pm last night [Friday] when a man broke through their front door. The man shot and killed the woman... her husband ran away," said Superintendent Mzukisi Fatyela.

The man fled the scene without taking anything from the house.

No arrests have been made.

- Sapa

Report ID: 141
Crime Category: Murder
Province: Eastern Cape
City/Town: Mthatha
Suburb: Ndolo village
Address: Ndolo village
Crime Date/Time: 12 Feb 2010, 00:02 AM
Reported By: Report A Crime
Reported Date: 14 Feb 2010, 10:02 AM
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