Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Bloemfontein: A couple, alleged to be involved in the murder of 74 years old Angelina Ncikazana Thibeletsa appeared in the Bloemfontein Magistrate court on the 28 January 2019 on the charges of murder, house robbery and theft of motor vehicle.

The case was postponed to the 28 February 2019 and will now be heard in the Bloemfontein High Court. They are remanded in custody pending further bail information. The suspects, Lonwabo Ntombela (24) originally from Aliwal North and Masekati Mallela (21) originally from Winburg, who were tenants of the deceased, were arrested at Aliwal North on the 16 January 2019.

The two are alleged to have robbed the deceased of cash and jewelry on the 4 January 2019 before she was murdered and her body transported to Kroonstad where it was burnt. He charred body was found dumped near a Kroonstad high school on the 5 January 2019.