Brothers arrested for murder

Johannesburg - Two brothers have been arrested for the murder of a 25-year-old man at the Mputi Village in Dutywa, Eastern Cape police said.

Spokesperson Captain Jackson Manatha said there was an argument between the man and the brothers aged 21 and 22 on Friday night.

"The deceased was stabbed to death... at about 20:00," he said.

"The deceased is said to have sustained an open wound on his upper body. [He]... cannot be named until his next of kin are informed of his death."

The motive of the fight was not known.

The brothers were expected to appear in the Dutywa Magistrate's Court soon on charges of murder.

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lacrimosewolf 2014/08/02 07:10:21 PM
Stabbed. Again. It seems that knife-carrying is mandatory in our Democratic Republic. And stabbing anyone who even checks you skeef, a right
Benito Cuenco 2014/08/02 09:28:14 PM
There is no more fear of taking a life because there are no serious consequences.
Abner Mophethe 2014/08/03 09:22:53 AM
Other people are driving range rovers and others still choose to carry knives in their pockets