The husband of Lesedi Presenter,  Dimakatso Ratselane,  who was stabbed last week, has been arrested after being on the run for six days.

The 39-year-old McKenzie Ratselane was arrested in Ennerdale, Johannesburg on Tuesday.

A warrant of arrest was issued on Monday after attempts by police to contact him were futile.

Police spokesperson Brigadier Motantsi Makhele said police arrested him at around 10:30 at a house were he was hiding.

He was wanted for allegedly stabbing Ratselane multiple times on 11 February in Mangaung, Bloemfontein.