Limpopo man arrested for allegedly killing neighbour’s 7-month-old baby

Police in Giyani have arrested a man who allegedly killed his neighbour’s 7-month-old baby at Thomo village on Monday. The 26-year-old man allegedly was arguing with his neighbours about their kids, when he went their house and started physically fighting with the baby’s mother and sister. “During the fight, the suspect went back to his […]

Ryan Giggs arrested on ­suspicion of assaulting girlfriend

Former Man United player Ryan Giggs arrested on ­suspicion of assaulting girlfriend. Man United idol Giggs, 46, was questioned on suspicion of actual bodily harm and assault. A Greater Manchester Police spokesman said: “Police were called at 10.05pm on Sunday to reports of a disturbance. A woman in her 30s sustained minor injuries but did […]

Relative arrested after 5-year-old’s throat slit and mom killed

A 20-year-old suspect is expected to appear in court following the death of an Ulundi mother and her young son over the weekend. Siphesihle Magwaza, 25, also known as Msani, and her five-year-old son was found dead in their Ulundi home by tenants. According to police Magwaza was found lying on the floor in her […]

John Vuligate hit makers arrested

THE gates of hell almost opened up and swallowed John Vul’igatehitmakers Mapara A Jazz. They almost became holding cell stocko! McMillan “Man Malaya” Nephawe and Leonard “Lenny Sbechu” Malatji found themselves inside a police van on Sunday and heading straight to the Pretoria Central cop shop. They were taken in for questioning regarding alleged theft of […]

Stellenbosch cop suspended after being arrested for murder

A Stellenbosch police officer has been suspended after he was arrested for murder and extortion. The constable and a co-accused appeared in the Stellenbosch Magistrates Court on Monday. Both men were taken into custody last Friday. The police’s Novela Potelwa explained what led to the arrests: “The arrests relate to an incident where an Ethiopian […]

16-year-old George boy arrested for killing another teen

A 16-year-old boy from George has been apprehended following the alleged murder of another teenager over the weekend. The incident, which resulted in the death of 17-year-old Franzlin Willemse, happened in Pacaltsdorp just after 1 am on Sunday morning. The police’s Malcolm Pojie has more: “When they [the paramedics] arrived on the scene they were […]

Suspects arrested for theft of R6.8 million liquor in Johannesburg

Two suspects aged 37 and 44 are expected to appear in the Jeppe Magistrate’s Court on Monday and Tuesday on charges of fraud and theft of alcohol worth R6.8 million. Hawks spokesperson Captain Ndivhuwo Mulamu said on Saturday, 31 October, members of the Serious Organised Crime Investigation unit along with City Deep border policing members […]

20-year-old suspect arrested for killing mother and child in Ulundi

A suspect was arrested at the weekend for the murder of a 25-year-old woman and her five-year-old son in Ulundi, KZN. KZN police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele, said the 20-year-old suspect killed Siphesihle Magwaza and Owami Magwaza in a house they stayed in together. “It is alleged when some of the tenants – who are […]

3 arrested for murder of Tongaat businessman Ashveer Sukwa

Three people have been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of Tongaat businessman Ashveer Sukwa. Sukwa, a 35-year-old businessman was stabbed multiple times and was found wrapped in a blanket in his Fairbreeze Tongaat home on Saturday morning. His elderly father was assaulted. On Monday morning police confirmed three suspects aged between 20 and […]

Senzo Meyiwa murder case: More suspects including some of the witnesses to be arrested

Three more suspects, including some of the witnesses who were at the house of singer Kelly Khumalo’s mother at the time of the killing of former Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa six years ago, are expected to be arrested soon. Independent Media can exclusively reveal police believe they are “closing the net” […]