Man held for mur­der at cer­e­mony

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WIL­LOW­VALE po­lice in the East­ern Cape ar­rested a 25-year-old sus­pect yes­ter­day in con­nec­tion with the mur­der of a 27-yearold man. Spokesper­son Cap­tain Jack­son Manatha said the sus­pect and the de­ceased at­tended a tra­di­tional cer­e­mony when a quar­rel broke out in Rha­l­adiya Lo­ca­tion, Cha­futweni vil­lage. The sus­pect al­legedly stabbed the vic­tim in the chest be­fore flee­ing on foot. He is ex­pected to ap­pear in the Wil­low­vale Mag­is­trate’s Court on Mon­day. – ANA

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