Man on trial for murdering little boy

2008-05-28 00:00

A 28-year-old man from Ematimatolo, Greytown, is standing trial in the Pietermaritzburg High Court accused of murdering his former lover’s three-year-old son out of “hostility” after the relationship ended during 2004.

It is alleged that during August 2004, he set fire to her possessions. On August 31, he allegedly approached the child on his way home from crèche, lured him to a plantation and killed him. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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