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Dutywa man expected in court for murder

Jun 4, 2018
Dutywa man expected in court for murder

Dutywa police arrested a 21-year-old man for alleged murder of a 24-year-old man over the weekend.

"The deceased was seen by a community member with lower body injuries on Saturday, at about 07:00, at Drayini Locality, Ngxakaxha Village, Dutywa," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The investigations of Dutywa Police detectives led to the arrest of the 21-year-old suspect.

"The motive for the murder is yet to be established."

He said that the suspect will appear before the Dutywa Magistrate's Court on Monday on a murder charge.