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2020/10/29      |  Written By:  Captain G Meyer   |   Province:  Western Cape

Philippi-East: In order to combat serious-and-violent crime, excellent detective work resulted in the arrest of a 31 year-old Lower Cross Roads man yesterday (October, 27).

The suspect is scheduled to appear in the Athlone Magistrates' Court tomorrow after Philippi-East detectives charged him as part of their investigation into a murder case.

It is alleged that the suspect stabbed the victim with a knife after an argument at a house in Lower Cross Roads on Saturday, 24 October 2020.

The victim was rushed to a local hospital, where he later died.