Headline News
04 October 2019

Mahikeng – A 33-year old man, who was a suspect in the murder of his 3-year old stepson, was found dead in Moletsamongwe village near Mahikeng on Thursday 26 September. 

The stepfather’s body was found in an abandoned vehicle.

The murder of the boy came to light after his body was found in Bokone village, outside Mahikeng. Police spokesperson colonel Adéle Myburgh said the brother of the 3-year old also sustained serious injuries during the attack and was rushed to hospital.

“According to information available at this stage, the children’s stepfather allegedly stabbed them both and fled the scene in a brown Honda Ballade,” she added. 

Police investigations indicate that the man could possibly have taken his own life. 

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