Police say a man is in police custody after they say he shot his girlfriend in the head with a hunting rifle.
According to a statement from South Africa’s SAPS police, the suspect shot his 28-year-old girlfriend, Nelene Thakumangwane, in the face.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said the woman was on a vacation with Thakunne when the shooting happened.
She had been at the villa for two days when the attack happened, police said.
Police are now searching for the suspect, who is in custody.
They’re asking anyone with information to contact police at (02) 9403 5444.