Sheldean killer murdered in prison
Pretoria - The Gauteng department of correctional services is investigating the death of the man who was found guilty of the murder of Sheldean Human, 7.
Eyewitness News reported that Andrew Jordaan was killed in Leeukop Maximum Prison on Sunday morning.
He was serving a life sentence for the murder of Sheldean in Pretoria West in 2007.
The department said Jordaan died during a fight, although the details are not yet clear and are being investigated.
A case has been opened against the inmate involved in the assault.
“The department has launched an immediate investigation to try and point out as to what might have led to this unfortunate incident," spokesperson Ofentse Morwane told Eyewitness News.