Brutal murder of Bryanston woman (79) in her home, man arrested

South African Police Service

Brutal murder of Bryanston woman (79) in her home, man arrested
Brutal murder of Bryanston woman (79) in her home, man arrested

On 27 August 2018 at about 11:00, serious and violent crime unit members arrested a 37 year old man who is suspected to be behind the death of a 79 year old woman.

The woman was found lying in the pool of blood at her home in Bryanston yesterday afternoon, 26 August 2018, at about 16:50 after the woman did not honour the appointment where she was expected to meet with her friend for lunch.

The friend went to find out why she did not made it for lunch, she was found in her house, murdered.

A case of murder was opened then assigned to the detectives attached to Sandton serious and violent crime unit. After working the whole night investigating the incident, the hard work finally paid off.

The alleged suspect was arrested by the team today and he is detained at Sandton Police station. It is believed that the suspect was not alone in the crime.

The police are searching for the other suspects. He will appear in court soon.

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