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Woman stabbed to death 13 times in Turkish-occupied north, ex-boyfriend sought

A 45-year-old woman was found brutally murdered this morning in the Turkish-occupied north, Turkish Cypriot media report.

According to reports, the prime suspect is the woman’s ex-boyfriend who allegedly waited for the woman to go to the house where she worked as a housekeeper and then murdered her by stabbing her 13 times.

Witnesses rushed to the scene after they heard screams and found the woman dead.

The man is being sought.

A red bicycle, believed to belong to the man, was found at the back of the house.

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