Tulbagh murders, serious and violent crime unit arrest 1 suspect

South African Police Service

Tulbagh murders, serious and violent crime unit arrest 1 suspect
Tulbagh murders, serious and violent crime unit arrest 1 suspect

The meticulous investigation into the circumstances that left four male victims killed and another one injured on Saturday evening in Tulbagh led to the arrest of a suspect on 28 June 2022.

Detectives attached to the Western Cape Serious and Violent Crime Investigation Unit pursued all avenues and conducted their search for a known drug dealer in the local Marikana informal settlement which resulted in the arrest of a 29-year-old suspect.

The suspect is scheduled to make his court appearance in Tulbagh on 30 June 2022, where he will face four murder charges and one attempted murder charge.

The investigation of this mass murder is still underway and the possibility of more arrests is not excluded.

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