Sword death murder case resumes

2015-02-25 09:36

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Johannesburg - A teenage boy accused of hacking his grandmother to death with a sword is expected to appear in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court on Wednesday.

Netwerk24 reported that the 16-year-old pupil of Horskool Florida appeared in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court on 4 February.

He was supported in court by his parents and grandfather.

Assessments by psychologists and social workers are expected to be presented to court on Wednesday.

He allegedly stabbed his 76-year-old grandmother with a sword in December last year. The motive was not known.

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