Five arrested for Thoriso Themane's murder

A school pupil is being questioned by police over the alleged murder of Thoriso Themane in Polokwane. The man's body was found dumped in Flora Park. The province's Education MEC Ishmael Kgetjepe joins us on the line to discuss this. Courtesy #Dstv403

JOHANNESBURG - Five suspects have been arrested by Limpopo police following the murder of a 28-year-old Limpopo man.

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Thoriso Themane was killed, allegedly by a group of school pupils and his body was found dumped in Flora Park.

According to police, the suspects, aged between 15 and 16-year-old were from different schools.

“Preliminary investigations revealed that the victim was assaulted by a group of people in the area. More arrests are expected. The motive behind this incident is not clear at this stage as police investigations are still underway, but gangsterism may not be ruled out,” Limpopo police said in a statement.


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