Serial killer of gay men real - police

2012-11-08 08:34

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Johannesburg - Police have admitted to hunting a serial killer responsible for the deaths of at least four gay men.

Eyewitness News said at least eight gay men had been killed in similar ways over the past two years.

The Ministry of Police revealed to Parliament after pressure by the DA that a man by the name of Tony Booi was believed to be a suspect in four of the cases.

Booi was on the run and police had no clues about his whereabouts.

There is no task team investigating the murders despite a claim that one would be set up with top detectives. Only one captain is currently working on the case.

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