The Police have made a breakthrough when two suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of Mr Marks Rambau. The deceased’s two vehicles and a cellphone were also recovered.
First to be arrested was a 24 year old woman from Seshego, Mmotong. She was arrested on 25 January 2019, at about 20:00 at one of the hotels in Polokwane.
The second suspect, a Nigerian National aged 27, was arrested in the early hours of 26 January 2019, at about 04:00 at his rented house in Flora Park, Polokwane.
The vehicles, a Jeep Wrangler and VW Polo, were recovered at two different places in Polokwane.
It is alleged that the deceased, Mr Marks Rambau, who was employed by the Limpopo Department of Transport, was killed at Flora Park on Tuesday 15 January 2019. His partially burned body was found dumped next to the new Peter Mokaba Stadium. The suspects then drove to the deceased’s house at Penina Park, Polokwane where they took his Jeep Wrangler and a TV set.
The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Limpopo, Lieutenant General Nneke Ledwaba has commended the investigators for their meticulous efforts that have led to the arrest of the suspects. He further thanked members of the public for providing valuable information that greatly assisted the police in the investigation.
Both suspects will be profiled to establish if they are involved in other crimes.
The suspects will appear in Polokwane Magistrate’s Court on Monday 28 January 2019,on charges of murder, Carjacking, Housebreaking and theft and Defeating the ends of Justice.
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