Kinnear murder suspect expected in court

The Bishop Lavis Community Policing Forum and the police's Anti-Gang Unit held a memorial service for murdered Lieutenant-Colonel Charl Kinnear, just hours after news of a breakthrough in the case. Courtesy #DStv403

CAPE TOWN - A man arrested in connection with the murder of Charl Kinnear is appearing in the Bishop Lavis Magistrate's Court on Friday.

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The anti-gang unit investigator was gunned down outside his home a week ago.

The suspect, who is a former rugby player, was arrested in Gauteng on Wednesday.

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Investigations continue, and more arrests are expected.

Meanwhile, Kinnear's family, friends, and colleagues paid tribute to the slain officer at a memorial service.