Four arrested for couple’s murder

2011-01-31 08:56

Four men were expected to appear in the Port Elizabeth Magistrates Court today in connection with the murders of a man and a woman, The Herald online reported.

“The bodies of Owen Domingo (31) of Palmridge, and Sarah-Jane Oliphant (22) of Bethelsdorp were found at about 5.30am on Saturday by four passing cyclists. The bodies had been dumped almost 9km apart,” the website reported.

Domingo had been shot in the back of the head and his body dumped near the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.

Oliphant had been shot in the side of her head and her body found near the Willows resort.

Police confirmed the murders were linked.

The Herald reported four men were arrested on Saturday in connection with the murders and had been questioned at the Humewood police station.

They were caught after Humewood police recovered Domingo’s car, sound system, mag wheels, medical aid and bank cards, a watch and a ring.

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