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Farmer killed in shoot-out during robbery

Pretoria – Police have arrested five men following a shoot-out on a farm in Mooihoek, Mpumalanga which ended in the killing of a 66-year-old farmer. Police said the “brutal incident” took place on Friday evening after the farmer arrived at his house to find that the gates to his property had been open. “He apparently […]

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Real Black Friday for Pistorius and Panayiotou in court

While the nation struggled to contain the Black Friday sales hype, Oscar Pistorius and Christopher Panayiotou had a really black Friday in court when Pistorius’ sentence was increased and Panayiotou was sentenced to life behind bars. They murdered their partners The two men have been in the news in recent years after they murdered their […]

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Body of woman found in Bloemfontein sewerage dam

Woman’s body found in Bloemfontein sewage dam

The police in Bloemfontein have found the body believed to be of a missing 42-year-old woman at Raditaba sewage dam in Hamilton on Friday. Police spokesperson, Thandi Mbambo, says the deceased was reported missing after confronting her neighbour over a tree hanging into her yard. Mbambo says upon investigation into the neighbour’s yard, traces of […]

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Hijackers shoots and injure 2 in Durban, gets killed in police shootout

Man kills his three children before turning gun on himself

A 40-year-old Eastern Cape man shot dead his three young children before turning the gun on himself on Saturday morning. The incident‚ which left the community of Cawa village near Mqanduli reeling from shock‚ happened in the early hours of the morning. Police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Mzukisi Fatyela said all the victims were shot in the […]

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Police officer gunned down in Durban

A female police officer in full uniform has been gunned down by a group of armed men in Durban’s Bonela area. Police say the 39-year-old had been waiting for transport near the intersection of Bonela Road and Eskotene Grove when the four men approached her and opened fire at about 6am today. Spokesperson, Thembeka Mbhele […]

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Phoenix man shot dead during hijacking

A Phoenix man has been shot dead during a hijacking on Highstone drive, Whetstone, Phoenix earlier on Friday morning. KZN VIP Security and Medical together with SAPS and Metro Police responded to reports of a shooting. On arrival they discovered that an Indian male had been shot in the head. KZN VIP Medics assessed the […]

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Pupil stabbed to death in Cape Town school fight

A 17-year-old learner at the Leiden Secondary School in Delft, Cape Towm has been stabbed to death. The incident occurred during first interval on the school premises when a fight broke out between several learners. Police spokesperson, Noloyiso Rwexana, says they’ve arrested three learners between the ages of 16 and 18 in connection with the […]

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Hijackers shoots and injure 2 in Durban, gets killed in police shootout

Two killed in Stellenbosch nightclub shooting

A 30-year old woman and a 40-year old man were shot dead in a night club in Plein Street in the early hours of this morning. Western Cape police spokesperson, Captain FC van Wyk, says another woman was wounded and rushed to hospital for medical care. He added the suspects fled the scene. “We have […]

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