More 'necklacings' in Khayelitsha
Cape Town - A man died when he was "necklaced" in Khayelitsha, Western Cape police said on Monday.
Warrant Officer November Filander said the burnt corpse was found in Harare section at 07:00 on Sunday. The man's feet had been bound with rope.
Necklacing is the placing of a tyre around someone's neck, dousing it with petrol and setting it alight to burn the person to death.
Filander said it was believed the man who died was the victim of mob justice.
Another man was found dead in D Block, Lingelethu-West, Khayelitsha, on Saturday with a tyre and concrete drain cover on his chest.
The man was on his back and blood was coming out of his mouth and ears. His feet were also bound with rope.
Filander said no arrests had been made.
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