An elderly woman, Kadimo Miriam Soetwater (72) was murdered back in December 2018.
There was a disagreement outside the suspect’s girlfriend’s house in Barkly West. The mother of the girlfriend (Kadimo Miriam Soetwater) got involved and was slashed in the stomach, she was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Police carried out a little investigation, however, a lot of evidence was already available and the next day the accused was arrested. The accused was later released on bail until his next court appearance.
Tobia Toffa (61) has been found guilty today, 10th March 2020, at Barkly West Magistrates Court for the murder of Kadimo Miriam Soetwater. Toffa received 10 years imprisonment for the serious crime.
The Barkly West Detectives unit has been applauded by the SAPS Management for their hard work said Brig R Ramatseba.