CAPE TOWN – A 64-year-old man is in custody for his wife's murder in Pacaltsdorp.
Abraham Saaiman allegedly stabbed Sophia Saaiman at their Andersonville home earlier this week following an argument.
The accused allegedly also stabbed his daughter during the attack.
The police's Dumile Gwavu said: “The suspect took a knife and stabbed his daughter. He stabbed the deceased (wife) in her upper body. They went to sleep and the next day the victim did not wake up. She was certified dead and the suspect was arrested on the scene for murder.”