A 35-year-old woman, Elelwani Jane Nedzamba has been arrested in South Africa for allegedly plotting to kill her estrange husband over child maintenance.
The police said on Thursday, February 25 Elelwani Jane was arrested by the Hawks’ Serious Organized Crime Investigation members in Thohoyandou, Limpopo.
The Hawks received a tip-off about the plot and kept an observation which led to the apprehension of the suspect after she withdrew R10 000 meant as deposit to pay the hitman.
The suspect appeared in the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court on Friday, 26 February for conspiracy to commit murder.
The case was however adjourned to 14th of April 2021 in the same Court as she remains in custody.