2 killed in separate Limpopo mob justice attacks

2017-03-13 12:49
SA police. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

SA police. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Vuwani – Limpopo police have launched a manhunt for a group of people who killed a man in Mvelaphanda on Sunday.

Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said on Monday the mob chased a man they accused of being a criminal and beat him to death. 

“The deceased was found lying dead in a pool of blood surrounded with an assortment of used items such as stones and wooden poles.”

No arrests were made.

In a separate incident in Hlanganani outside Giyani, a second man was also killed with a sjambok during a mob attack on Sunday.

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