Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Bethlehem: Itumeleng Mokoena, 23 years old, made a brief appearance before the Bethlehem Magistrate court on Monday; 08 July 2019, in Bethlehem.

Mokoena was arrested on Saturday; 06 July 2019, by members of Bethlehem K9 and he is accused for the murder of 28 year old, Carel Jansen. Jansen was fatally stabbed on Monday; 01 July 2019; in Bohlokong, where he was going to collect his money and was accompanied by a friend.

It is alleged that an argument emerged between Jansen and the suspect, which resulted to the demise of Jansen. After stabbing Jansen, the suspect fled the scene and the police have since been on his tracks until he was arrested.

The case has been postponed for further investigation and the suspects will appear again on the; 17 July 2019.