Saturday, 11 April 2020
Bethlehem: Bohlokong Detectives in Bethlehem, request community to assist in tracing two witnesses known only by the name of “Mohlaudi” and “Lele”. The two can assist police to resolve the murder case that happened in the evening of 31 March 2020.
It is alleged that a 30 year old man, was at his residential place when his two friends came looking for him. He then went outside and allegedly an argument ensued between them over the cigarette money that Mohlaudi gave to Lele to buy a cigarette. Lele allegedly gave the money to the deceased who ultimately did not buy the cigarette.
The deceased was found later by his family with a stab wound next to the throat and the two friends were nowhere to be found. They called an ambulance, unfortunately, the deceased was declared dead on the scene.
Two witnesses who might know what happened to him are still at large and a murder investigation is continuing.
Anyone with information that can assist police to find Mohlaudi” and “Lele” or who might know what happened on that fateful day when the deceased lost his life, is requested to call Capt. Screamer Tshabalala on the following number; (058) 307 5804.
Free State Provincial Commissioner Lieutenant General Baile Motswenyane said police will always leave no stone unturned during their investigation.
“I hope and believe that suspects involved in this matter will be arrested and face full might of the law.” concluded Lieutenant General Baile Motswenyane.