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Mother and daughter arrested for murder

Sep 24, 2018
Mother and daughter arrested for murder

A mother and daughter, together with the mother’s boyfriend, have been arrested in Port Elizabeth after a 32-year-old man was found lying dead on the side of the road in Vastrap in Booysens Park.

According to Col Priscilla Naidu, the suspect’s son went home a month after a family altercation. He forced the door opened and was met by the three suspects inside the house.

Naidu further stated that the suspects rushed towards him and chased him into the street. He was assaulted with heavy stones and also stabbed several times on his face with a broken bottle neck. 

He succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

The mother (54), sister (21) and the mother’s boyfriends (57) are being detained on a charge of murder and will be making an appearance in the Port Elizabeth magistrate’s court on Tuesday.