Dutywa man hands himself to police after murder of close friend

BY ZANDISIWE POLTIN - NOVEMBER 9, 2015

A 27-year old murder suspect, on Saturday morning, handed himself over to Dutywa Police following the murder of Luxolo Mdodana in the town’s Wilo Location, which is in Ngcingwane Village.

Mdodana, 30, was allegedly stabbed in the upper body on Friday night, following a quarrel with the suspect, who was his close friend.

Police said the Mdodana was declared dead upon arrival at the Dutywa Health Centre.

The suspect was arrested on murder charges and is expected to appear before the Dutywa Magistrate Court on Monday.