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Hunt for suspect who killed a three-year-old Komani boy

Oct 14, 2019
Hunt for suspect who killed a three-year-old Komani boy

Komani - Police are searching suspect, who brutally killed a three-year-old boy between Sunday and early hours on Monday, near Nkwanca squatter camp, in Komani - formerly Queenstown.

"It is alleged that the boy was found  in an opened veld  at about 07:00 on Monday morning near Nkwanca Squatter Camp," said police spokesperson, Captain Namhla Mdleleni.

"He sustained head injuries."

According to the family, the boy was last seen on Sunday afternoon, when he went to a nearby spaza shop to buy sweets for himself and he never came back. 

"A case of murder was opened," she said.

"Police urged the community to come forward with the information that can lead to the arrest of the suspect. 

"Anyone with the information can please contact Lt Colonel  Bulelwa Lembese at 082 4418178 or toll free number 0860010111."

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