Dutywa murderer arrested, suspect sought for murder of girl (14), Centane

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Dutywa murderer arrested, suspect sought for murder of girl (14), Centane
Dutywa murderer arrested, suspect sought for murder of girl (14), Centane

Dutywa Detectives have arrested a 35-year-old man for alleged murder of a 34-year-old man. It is alleged that the victim was stabbed to death on Tuesday, 8 December 2020 at about 16:00 at Ngxakaxha Village, Dutywa.

He died at the scene and the motive for the murder is still not clear and police will not speculate.

The suspect was arrested and will appear before the Dutywa Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, 9 December 2020 on a murder charge.

In another unrelated incident, Centane Police are investigating a murder case of a 14-year-old girl. It is alleged that the victim and her friend went to Luqongo Locality, Macibe Village, Centane on 06 December 2020.

Her lifeless body with visible injuries was found in a village she was visiting on 8 December 2020.

No arrests have been made and Centane Police detectives are working around the clock to trace the perpetrator/s.

Centane Police appeal to anyone who can assist the police investigation with any information to contact Centane Police at 047 498 1096 or SAPS Crime Stop on 08600 10111. Information can also be shared on MySAPS App.

All received information will be treated with strict confidentiality and callers can remain anonymous.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service