A 51-year-old man was hacked to death in Zandspruit on 19 September 2020.
The deceased was allegedly attacked after confronting people who had built shacks on his space, according to the police. One suspect, in connection with the incident has been arrested, according to Honeydew police spokesperson Captain Balan Muthan.
“As he went to enquire about the illegal occupation of his space,” Captain Muthan said, “there was an argument. A 24-year-old suspect and his accomplice attacked the deceased with an axe. The police managed to arrest one suspect while the other one still remains at large. We are still investigating the case. We are praising the officers for their quick response to arrest the suspect. ”
Zandspruit community has been facing a series of criminal activities of late. In another incidents, one woman was hijacked of her white BMW car on 19 September and one man was shot dead on 21 September at night.
By: Dumani Moyo