Four officers arrested in connection with death of Mthokozisi Ntumba

Eyewitness reports from the scene indicate police gave no warning before opening fire. The independent police investigative directorate has been probing what happened and now four officers will have to answer – they will be in court on Wednesday and face charges of murder, attempted murder and defeating the ends of justice. #eNCA​ Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Four police officers have been arrested in connection with the death of Mthokozisi Ntumba.

Ntumba was shot with rubber bullets at close range by police during Wits student protests last week.

READ: Grieving Ntumba family want justice

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate says the four officers will appear at the Johannesburg Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

They are facing charges of murder, attempted murder and defeating the end of justice.

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eNCA

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