Shop owner robbed, killed – Community kill 3 suspects, Whittlesea

South African Police Service

Shop owner robbed, killed – Community kill 3 suspects, Whittlesea
Shop owner robbed, killed - Community kill 3 suspects, Whittlesea

Whittlesea detectives are requesting the community to come forward with any information that can assist with the investigating of four murders which occurred on the 22 August 2021 at about 15:00, at the Sibonile Village in Wittlesea.

It is alleged that a foreign national and shop owner was attacked, by three suspects with sticks and which robbed him of an undisclosed amount of cash. The foreign national them succumbed to an open wound on the upper part of his body.

It is further alleged that community members then arrived at the shop and fought with the suspects and also killed the suspects.

The suspects are currently unknown.

The Investigating officer is Detective Warrant Officer, M.H. Botha which can be contacted on 078 914 8742 or Crime Stop 08600 10111.

Tip-offs can be submitted on the MySAPS App.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service