Taxi driver killer still at large

The taxi driver was stabbed in the upper body with a sharp object. Photo: Stock Image

The search is still on for a man who stabbed and killed a taxi driver in Atteridgeville last month, police said on Wednesday.

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Police spokesperson Captain Bonginkosi said this happened after an argument in Phomolong on 21 December.

“It is alleged that the 50-year-old taxi driver found his girlfriend with another man when he arrived at her house,” said Bonginkosi.

“A fight ensued between the two men around 22:30.”

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Msimango said the taxi driver was stabbed in the upper body with a sharp object and collapsed a few metres from the scene.

He was declared dead by paramedics.

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Eliot Mahlase

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