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Information needed in Manenberg murder case


Media Statement from Western Cape Media Centre
Corporate Communication and Liaison
South African Police Service

On Tuesday 3rd July 2018 at 06:50, the 23 year old male was on his way to work, when he was accosted by his assailants.  These unidentified males robbed the 23 year old male at knife point in Duinefontein Road Heideveld.

 The 23 year old male was stabbed in the chest and the suspects fled the scene. Community members rushed him to hospital for emergency medical care but he succumbed due to injuries sustained.

 At this stage there is no new information on the circumstances regarding this senseless murder and robbery of this young man and the suspects. No arrest have been made as yet.

The SAPS will do everything in their endeavour to arrest these perpetrators and ensure that justice is served. We are confident that an arrest will be made with the assistance of the community. A  murder case is being investigated and is receiving priority.

Anyone with information can contact Manenberg SAPS 021 699 9400 or Crime Stop 08600 10111. Manenberg SAPS Detective, Sergeant Ayanda Dyusha is requesting for anyone to come forward with information that could lead to the arrest of the perpetrators.


Enquiries: Brigadier Novela Potelwa
Tel: 021 417 7141
Fax: 021 417 7591
Cell: 082 559 4676