Five suspects arrested after seven people were allegedly burned to death in Diepsloot

Five suspects arrested after seven people were allegedly burned to death in Diepsloot
Five suspects arrested after seven people were allegedly burned to death in Diepsloot. Image source: Pixabay

Following the death of seven people in Diepsloot on 01 December 2023, a team of detectives, led by the Provincial Serious and Violent Crimes Unit was activated to investigate the murders.

The team worked tirelessly and followed up on all information received. On Monday, 04 December 2023, one suspect was arrested after being identified by an eyewitness and he further led the police to four more suspects.

All five suspects aged between 30 and 38 are expected to appear before Randburg Magistrates’ Court on 06 December 2023.

More arrest are expected as police investigation continues.

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