Two teens arrested for Eastern Cape murder

2012-06-29 18:11

Johannesburg - Two teenagers were arrested in Joza Location, Grahamstown, early on Friday morning in connection with a man's murder, Eastern Cape police said.

Detectives worked through the night to track the two, aged 16 and 19, Captain Mali Govender said.

The body of the 20-year-old man was found in a Grahamstown veld on Thursday morning. He was identified as Siphosethu Nogaga, an unemployed man living in Extension Two, Phumlani Location.

Govender said the motive for the murder was under investigation.

The teenagers would appear in the Grahamstown Magistrate's Court on Monday.