Police launch manhunt for two murder suspects in Willowvale

BY YOLANDA PALEZWENI - OCTOBER 26, 2016

Police in Willowvale have launched an investigation after two men allegedly shot and killed a 76-year-old man at Ntlabane Village, Kulokhala Locality, Willowvale on Tuesday afternoon.

According to the police, the suspects entered the deceased’s home asking about a person, who was selling a yoke.

“The deceased accompanied them to his elder brother, who is doing that kind of business - leaving his wife behind. That was when gun shots were fired killing the 76-year-old man instantly,” said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

He added that, the motive of the killing is not yet known as the suspects are still at large.

Police are appealing to anyone, who might have information on the suspects, to contact Willowvale police on 047 499 6200 or crime stop on 10111.