A woman from Makgaung Village in Ga-Sekororo under Maruleng Municipality was arrested after she allegedly cut off her husband’s private parts with scissors, the Tzaneen Voice reported.

According to the publication, one community member told Tzaneen voice that the incident happened on Friday, August 12 in the evening at approximately 23:00


“When the community arrived, the man was bleeding extensively from a penetrating wound” she said

Woman cuts off husband private parts
Woman cuts off husband private parts

Ambulance service arrived shortly thereafter and stabilised the critically injured male before transporting him to hospital. He succumbed to his injuries later that evening.


It is alleged that the couple were involved in a heated argument before they go to sleep. Thereafter the woman sliced his private parts with a scissor while he was sleeping.

A woman has reportedly arrested and appeared in Maake Magistrate court accused of murder. Her case has been remanded for further investigation.