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12-year-old Libode boy found brutally murdered in his home

Jul 11, 2018
12-year-old Libode boy found brutally murdered in his home

Libode police have appealed to the public for information that may lead to the arrest of murder suspects after a 12-year-old boy was found dead at Tafeni locality, Mthombe A/A in Libode, on Wednesday night, at about 19h00.

"It is alleged that the deceased was found dead by his parents, who were from town and was found with an open wound on his skull," said police spokesperson, Captain Dineo Koena.

"Suspect/s are not known at this stage and the motive for his killing is unclear.

"Anyone with information may contact D/Captain Zwakala on 0829211003 or may contact Crime Stop Line on 0860 10111 and the information will be treated as confidential."