Initiate dies at Joburg school

2010-07-15 09:43

A 21-year-old man has been killed at an initiation school in

Mondeor, south of Johannesburg.

Police spokesperson Gordon Billing said: “Joseph Radebe was

severely beaten with a stick and died from his injuries yesterday at around


His family had been informed. Three men were arrested and would

appear in the Johannesburg Magistrates Court soon to face a murder charge.

The school was in the veld along the Vereeniging Road, with

initiates sleeping in the open under blankets.

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