Doonside murder suspects positively linked and detained

2017-07-05 06:02

FOLLOWING up on information received, two suspects linked to the Doonside murder and business robbery on June 12 were arrested and detained during the morning hours of June 27.

Effecting the arrest were Amanzimtoti Detectives, Investigating Officer Constable Lungisani Gumede with the assistance of his colleagues, Warrant Officer Andre Erasmus, Sergeant Bongani Mlaba, Constable Nokukhanyo Ndlovu, Warrant Officer Shane Mdletshe, Constable Ronald Moodley, Umlazi K9 Unit and the Provincial Task team, as well as members of our local ET Response Unit .

“The suspects were positively linked and the driver’s licence of the deceased was found in the possession of one of the suspects. The getaway vehicle, a grey Golf GTI, was also recovered and found to be positively identified as stolen at Rabie Ridge, Gauteng during November 2016,” Captain Charlene van der Spuy said. She added that two suspects are still at large and the investigation is ongoing.

The detained suspects are due to be charged and appear in court. - Supplied.


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