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MURDER ACCUSED SLAPPED WITH 15 YEARS IMPRISONMENT: MUIZENBERG
2021/06/04      |  Written By:  SAC A SEPTEMBER   |   Province:  Western Cape

Muizenberg: "If you commit crime in the Muizenberg precinct you will be hunted and arrested." These were the words of Lt Colonel Maggie Rossouw, Acting Station Commander of Muizenberg SAPS. This after a 15 year conviction of murder accused, Sydney Smith (32). Smith recently heard his fate at Wynberg Regional court where he appeared.

On Sunday 18 October 2020 at approximately 16h00, Noloana Chimpenza, a 32-year-old male resident of Vrygrond area near Muizenberg in Cape Town was stabbed to death by another 32-year-old man.

On Tuesday, 20 October 2020, after two days of thorough investigation, the suspect was arrested and detained at Muizenberg SAPS.

Investigating Officer, Detective Sergeant Matsotso who worked tirelessly to ensure that the suspect was put behind bars for a very long time said he was very pleased with the conviction.