North West youth jailed for murder

2012-10-23 16:49

Johannesburg - A North West youth was jailed for 15 years by the Stilfontein Magistrate's Court on Tuesday for murder, police said.

Michael Moleme, 19, was arrested on 4 June last year for stabbing Bongani Mfulani, 19, during a fight between two gangs - Alaska and SVK - in Khuma, near Stilfontein, Brigadier Thulani Ngubane said.

Mfulani was taken to Tshepong Hospital with stab wounds to his back and chest. He died the following day.