Man arrested held for killing girlfriend

2014-11-14 13:35
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Johannesburg - A 54-year-old man was arrested in Lenasia on Friday for allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend and a male friend of his, Gauteng police said.

He allegedly shot them in his friend's yard in Vlakfontein on Sunday, said police spokesperson Kay Makhubela.

"We have been searching for him since. He has been on the run."

The motive for the shooting was not known.

The two were shot at close range, Makhubela said.

The man was expected to appear in the Vereeniging Magistrate's Court on Monday.


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