A 36-year-old woman voluntarily surrendered to the police after she struck her mother with a hammer which resulted in her death.
The incident occurred on Friday night in Ntshongweni, Hammersdale.
It is alleged that the daughter used a hammer to strike her 62-year-old mother on the head, leading to her death.
The next morning, upon discovering her mother unresponsive, the daughter decided to turn herself in to the police.
The authorities are currently conducting a murder investigation, as stated by Robert Netshiunda, the provincial police spokesperson.
He mentioned that there was a dispute between the mother and daughter, resulting in the daughter fatally assaulting her mother with a hammer.
Following her arrest, the suspect was transferred to the Mpumalanga police station to face charges for the murder.
The woman is expected to appear in court soon.
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