Siblings held for killing intruder

2011-12-28 18:00
Durban - A man and his two sisters were expected appear in the Umzimkhulu Magistrate's Court on Wednesday for killing a man who tried to break into their home, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

The three caught the 27-year-old, and allegedly beat and stoned him to death in the Dayi area on Sunday, Lieutenant Colonel Vincent Mdunge said.

Police found the intruder at the family's cattle kraal with one of the alleged killers.

The three, aged between 35 and 45, were arrested and charged with murder.

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