Probe continues into Roodepoort mob death

2012-09-17 11:32
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Johannesburg - Gauteng police are still investigating the death of a man, who was assaulted by a mob, after a hit-and-run in which three children died in Roodepoort, police said on Monday.

"No arrests have been made and we are still following up on all the information received," Warrant Officer Daniel Mavimbela said. "Investigations continue."

On Sunday, a man in his 30’s, was assaulted by community members after two boys and a girl died when his car hit them, Johannesburg emergency services said.

Spokesperson Synock Matobako said two of the children were aged 6 and the other was 7-years-old.

A 5-year-old child and a woman were taken to hospital.

Two men, who were with the man who was killed by the mob, ran away.

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