Nirvana man up for murder after shooting intruder

An intruder was shot and killed after he and another man were discovered in a Nirvana resident's home on Thursday.

POLOKWANE – This was confirmed by Westenburg police spokesperson, Capt Mohlaka Mashiane, who said the man was taking a nap when he was woken by a noise.

He went to investigate and found two men in his house, trying to rob him.

“An argument ensued between the resident and intruders and there was a struggle during which one of the intruders was shot and killed.

“The other intruder fled the scene,” Mashiane said.

He said the matter was still being investigated; while no case of attempted robbery has been opened, one of murder was opened.

A neighbour, who did not wish to be named, told Review Bonus there have been several attempted burglaries in the area recently, with no one having been apprehended so far.

Mashiane said police and community policing forum patrols have been stepped up lately.

 

 

 

 

For more breaking news visit us on ReviewOnline and CapricornReview or follow us on Facebook or Twitter

For more breaking news visit us on ReviewOnline and CapricornReview or follow us on Facebook or Twitter

  AUTHOR
Riana Joubert
Journalist

find your
dream home

looking for an
affordable
apartment

List your Property

It's easy in only three
simple steps...

find professional
services in
your area

Locate a business
operating in
your area

List your Business

Want more customers? They're online right now, searching for businesses like yours. Place your ad now...

Latest News

COMMENTS

ReviewCapricorn Voice BosveldBonuslooklocal.co.zaAutodealer.co.za
Top
Next Story
Man (33) convicted for rape of several Mankweng students

Thanx for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

SUBSCRIBE
to our free NEWSLETTER
!
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

Capricorn Review
Review Online


Your details:


Your friends:

I didn't sign up for this
I'd like to see and read more... (Please indicate in comments section below)
I'm relocating (Please indicate where to)
Other