Thursday, 30 December 2021
Steynsrus: A 41-year-old suspect was arrested on Tuesday; 28 December 2021, for murder.
It is alleged that on the 14th September 2021, the police received a complaint about a male lying in the veld.
On arrival at the scene, they found a male who was identified, from Matlwangtlwang; Steynsrus, lying in the veld with visible injuries and was declared dead on the scene by Emergency Medical Services (EMS).
Police and the community worked hand in hand in making sure that they leave no stone unturned in order to bring the perpetrators to book. Through thorough investigation, the suspect was arrested at the neighbour’s house trying to hide from the police.
The suspect appeared at the Steynsrus Magistrate’s Court on Thursday; 30 December 2021.