An­other ar­rest for girl’s mur­der

The Star Early Edition - - NEWS -

ELSIES River po­lice have ar­rested a sec­ond man for the mur­der last month of a seven-year-old school­girl, West­ern Cape po­lice said yes­ter­day. Of­fi­cers at­tended to a mur­der and at­tempted mur­der scene in the Ep­ping For­est around 7.45pm on De­cem­ber 11, Cap­tain FC van Wyk said. The girl had been shot in the cheek and died on the scene. A sec­ond vic­tim was shot in the leg. On De­cem­ber 12, de­tec­tives acted on in­for­ma­tion and searched a res­i­dence in Blue­downs. They ar­rested a 17-yearold. The sec­ond sus­pect was at large. On Fri­day, de­tec­tives re­ceived in­for­ma­tion that the sec­ond sus­pect was ap­pear­ing in court in an­other case. They nabbed the 32-year-old.

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