NEWS: Roxanne (Thanthoni) Mariemuthoo’s death at the hands of her husband Denver Marimuthoo, has left the community of Tongaat, north of Durban in shock.
Security companies and local police authorities were called to the scene of the crime in Watsonia Drive after the landlord made the gruesome discovery. A woman was found with multiple stab wounds and declared dead on the scene by paramedics.
According to several reports, it is believed that a domestic argument between the deceased and her husband ensued which led to her death. Several security companies and members of the public took to social media in attempts to locate the alleged murderer.
Police issued a warning to the public to be on the lookout for the suspect Denver Marimuthoo – the husband – who fled the scene in a Hyundai I10.
It is alleged Marimuthoo stabbed his wife multiple times, before fleeing in a Blue Hyundai i10, registration number NJ 70350.
A few hours later Marimuthoo was apprehended at his parents residence by the SAPS KZN Provincial Task Team together with assistance from K9 Security Services. Marimuthoo’s car was was found abandoned not far from his parents residence where he was taken into custody.
Tune in to Newsbreak Lotus FM at 6am tomorrow for the latest on this developing story.