Bodies found at gold mine

2014-06-21 19:30
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Johannesburg - Four bodies of illegal miners were found by security guards at a gold mine in Benoni on Saturday, Gauteng police said.

Security guards found several cartridges near the bodies at 09:00, Lt-Col Lungelo Dlamini said. The motive for the murder was not known at this stage, Dlamini said.

Police were investigating a murder case. No arrests have been made.

The bodies have not been identified.

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