A jealous husband has killed his wife before jumping to his death. The man identified as Reuben Mnisi allegedly killed his wife, Puleng Mnisi during an argument.
According to Daily Sun, the man later threw himself off a crane and plunged 40 metres to his death.
Narrating the incident, Puleng’s mother, Susan Mahlatse (60), from Sebokeng in the Vaal, said Reuben (42) and Puleng (35) lived in the same kasi and both worked at a mine.
Susan said on Friday Puleng arrived at work for the night shift and Reuben was about to go home. He asked to speak to her, and when they were alone in the office an argument broke out.
Reuben allegedly stood over her and shot her twice in the head. When cops arrived, he ran towards a crane. He climbed to the top and jumped, falling to his death. Susan said the couple was in the process of filing for divorce. She claimed Reuben was jealous of his wife.
“She was very independent and had even bought an expensive car.