Man arrested for murder

2015-06-16 06:01

HILLCREST detectives arrested a 25-year-old man in Bhizana for allegedly murdering his friend last week.

According to Hillcrest SAPS communications officer constable N Manqele, the deceased was assaulted with a golf stick at Summerveld horse training hostel and was transported to hospital where he died due to the head injuries.

The man responsible for the assault tried to escape from the hostel after committing the offence however, the police managed to track him down and arrest him. He was charged with murder and will appear at the Pinetown Magistrate’s Court soon.

Hillcrest Station Commander commended the members for their good work. - Supplied

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