Man arrested for Siluma View murder

Police investigate motive behind murder. File image.

The Katlehong police have arrested a 27-year-old man, last Sunday, in connection with a murder that took place in Siluma View, in Katlehong.

Officers began investigating the incident after they were called to the Ramokonopi Clinic, where the 33-year-old victim had already been declared dead.



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“The victim had one wound to the upper chest and three wounds to the back,” said Capt Mega Ndobe, communications official for the Katlehong police.

Police arrested the suspect on the same day.

“The motive behind the crime is still unknown,” said Ndobe.

The suspect will appear in the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court soon on a charge of murder.


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Leigh Hodgson

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