Robber stoned to death

2010-04-22 12:48

A man was stoned to death by school pupils when he and two

accomplices tried to rob them at their school today.

Brigadier Phindile Radebe of the KwaZulu-Natal police said the

three men – armed with a knife and a firearm – tried to rob pupils of their

cellphones and cash at the school in Umbumbulu this morning.

The children retaliated by throwing stones at them and they fled.

However, one of the men did not escape and was stoned to death.

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