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Man held for Sharpeville murder

2012-09-16 20:28

Johannesburg - A man is expected to appear in court on Monday, in connection with shooting one man dead and wounding another in Sharpeville, Gauteng police said.

Lieutenant Colonel Lungelo Dlamini said that the man, 33, would appear in the Vanderbijlpark Magistrate's Court on Monday in connection with charges of murder and attempted murder.

He was arrested on Friday after allegedly shooting the men in an argument.

"After arresting the suspect, police linked him to a business robbery committed in Boipatong in January 2011," Dlamini said.