Security guard killed at Edendale factory

2014-07-30 00:00

WORKERS arriving at the Sojuba Building Material plant were greeted by the gruesome sight of their security guard murdered yesterday.

Bhoyi Patrick Ndlela (60) is thought to have been killed during a burglary at the plant, situated opposite Edendale Mall, on Monday night.

Sojuba Building Material owner Thulani Majola said it looked like unknown men were trying to break into his offices and when Ndlela saw them they attacked and “butchered” him.

“The crime in this area is very high and there were several attempts to break in before I employed the services of a security company …” said ­Majola.

Plessislaer police spokesperson Thokozani Moleke said Ndlela sustained multiple injuries to the head.

A murder case has been opened but no arrests made yet.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Warrant Officer Protus Mtungwa at 033 398 9748 or 082 557 9226.


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