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Tue, 06 Feb 2018 10:11 - Updated Tue, 06 Feb 2018 14:43

Wife stabs husband while he slept

Benguela - The Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) arrested on Sunday, in the coastal Benguela Province, a woman suspected of stabbing her husband while he was sleeping, ANGOP learnt on Monday.

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Couple lived near Monumental Teatro cinema, Benguela City.

Photo: Tarcisio Vilela

According to testimonies from relatives of the murdered citizen, this occurred as a result of many arguments the couple were having lately.

The victim, named as Narciso Tavares de Pina,38, was taken to a hospital by a neighbour, but did not resist the wounds, having died later in the Casualty ward of the hospital.

The wife, arrested on Sunday by the police, has already confessed the crime.

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