State: Man killed reverend dad for farm

2013-08-06 12:00

The adoptive son of a Harrismith Dutch Reformed Church minister allegedly killed him for a farm, the State has alleged.

Manse murder: Investigation continues

2013-03-04 18:57

The case against two men accused of murdering a Free State clergyman has been put on hold while the investigation continues.

Manse attack: Mom opens eyes

2012-11-28 08:18

The wife of a Free State dominee who survived a horrific family attack, allegedly by her adopted son, has opened her eyes in hospital and might recover completely.

Dominee's son: I killed my dad

2012-11-15 10:37

The son of a Free State reverend has confessed to a Fouriesburg magistrate to killing his father with an axe.

Manse murder: Claim suspects met in jail

2012-11-12 18:48

The adopted son of a murdered Harrismith dominee, a suspect in the killing, met his co-accused in prison where he was serving time for fraud, OFM reports.

Manse murder - son arrested

2012-11-10 07:10

The 28-year-old son of an NG Church dominee who was murdered in Harrismith, reportedly has been arrested.

Clergyman, daughter's fiancé murdered

2012-11-09 15:57

Two men, one of them a minister, have been killed in an attack in Harrismith and one man has been arrested, Free State police say.


Minister's alleged killers in court

2013-05-15 20:08

Two men accused of the axe murder of Dutch Reformed Church minister Willem Brits, have appeared in the Harrismith Magistrate’s Court.

Manse murder: Daughter charged with theft

2013-01-25 10:37

The fiancée of a man murdered alongside a Dutch Reformed Church minister in Harrismith last year, is facing theft charges after allegedly withdrawing cash from his bank account after his death.

Son regrets killing dominee - pastor

2012-11-20 10:25

Martin Brits has prayed for forgiveness following the November 8 murders of his father and his sister's fiancé in Harrismith, according to a pastor who visited Brits in jail.

Dominee's son to plead guilty to murder

2012-11-13 10:55

The adopted son of a Free State dominee arrested for his death intends pleading guilty to murder charges.

Shock over dominee's axe death

2012-11-12 08:51

The congregation of a Free State church is in mourning after one of its dominees was brutally murdered - allegedly by his adopted son.

Govt blamed for Free State murders

2012-11-09 21:02

The government is partly responsible for the murder of a cleric and his daughter's fiancé in Harrismith, in the Free State, the Freedom Front Plus says.

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