In court: 5 arrested for ANC councillor’s murder

2013-10-09 08:44

Five men who were arrested in connection with the murder of an ANC councillor in Limpopo are expected to appear in the Seshego Magistrates’ Court on charges of murder and robbery today.

The police’s Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said Ben Malebatja (39) was found with a stab wound to the head and bullet wounds in his chest in July.

His body was found next to his car in Ga-Matlala.

The suspects were arrested yesterday.

“The suspects (are) aged between 18 and 29,” said Mulaudzi.

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