BREAKING: Suspect arrested for murder of Maties student

2016-12-14 20:46
Robyn Pearce who was killed in an apartment in Sea Point the past weekend. (Facebook)

Robyn Pearce who was killed in an apartment in Sea Point the past weekend. (Facebook)

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Cape Town - A suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder of Stellenbosch student Robyn Pearce, the family's lawyer William Booth said on Wednesday.

He said the man, believed to be a labourer who worked at the apartment building where Pearce's body was found, was arrested shortly after 20:00.

The man is presently being held at Sea Point police station.

Booth said the suspect may appear in court on Monday.

Pearce's body was found more than a week ago in a locked, highly-secure, fourth floor Sea Point apartment.


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