By Iviwe Makhasi
Mount Fletcher detectives arrested an 18-year-old boy within hours, after two members of the same family were killed.
According to a report from the police, it was reported that at 2pm (14:00) on February 9, 2022, members of the Mount Fletcher police responded to a call to the scene where two women’s bodies were found murdered in Jojweni home.
It is alleged that the complainant was shocked by the sight of her relatives and relatives dead after she left her home on her way to town in the morning.
Ongama’s wife Sandiswa Dasheka (19) was the complainant’s nephew who was found in front of the door covered in blood with multiple wounds on her body. The second victim, Nomaza Mevani, was found lying in the back of the house with blood on his upper body and the wife of the complainant.
It was later discovered that both cellphones had been stolen. After a thorough investigation by detectives, the 18-year-old was arrested, and the stolen items were found in his possession and other items.
Research is currently underway.
Acting District Commissioner Brigadier Rudolph Adolph commended the detectives for their swift action and the successful arrest of the suspect.