Police captain’s alleged stabber expected for reappearance in court

ELANDSKRAAL – A 51 year-old suspect who was arrested on Saturday, 27 June 2020 after he allegedly stabbed a police Captain who was attending to a domestic violence complaint at Mbuzini Village in Elandskraal area outside Marble Hall was denied bail when he appeared before the Marble Hall Periodical Court last Tuesday.

The suspect, Lleka Sebothoma, who is facing charges of attempted murder, contravention of the domestic violence Act and possession of an unlicensed firearm, is expected to re-appear before the court on Tuesday, 07 July 2020 for further police investigations.

He is facing a charge of attempted murder after he allegedly stabbed a police Captain who was attending a domestic violence complaint in Mbuzini Village and an additional charge of possession of an unlicensed firearm.

This after police further investigations led to the discovery of a revolver firearm in his house recently on Sunday, 28 June 2020, evening. An air-gun rifle was also found in the same house. The said revolver was confiscated by police.

The developments emanated from an initial complaint received from a house in Mbuzini Village where a police received followed up on a complaint received that the same suspect was regularly assaulting his partner.

Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo, Limpopo Provincial Police Spokesperson, said after initially pretending to be cooperative, the suspect suddenly stabbed the officer and fled from the scene.

Mojapelo said that the suspect was later arrested that evening after an intense operation that was conducted in the area. He said the suspect was initially scheduled to appear before the Groblersdal Magistrates Court on Monday, 29 June 2020 but he was reset to appear before the Marble Hall Periodical Court on Tuesday 30 June 2020 due to the third charge that was added against him the previous evening

Thapelo Motseo

COMPANY BACKGROUND Sekhukhune Times was founded in 2015 for the purpose of providing Sekhukhune community and businesses with quality news. The business is operated within the Sekhukhune district municipality which consist of four municipality namely Fetakgomo Tubatse Local Municipality, Ephraim Mogale Local Municipality, Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality and Elias Motsoaledi Local Municipality . Sekhukhune Times help the readers to become aware of their surroundings from social life, to the news happening in the community and also not forgetting what’s happening on the outside world’ it brings you all the news in a convenient and simple language that community can understand and It is released every Thursday and distributed through various mine, shops, , pubiic institutions and in schools. Complimentary copies are distributed to advertisers. The publication is also available online www.sekhukhunetimes.co.za Sekhukhune Times bring you all the news you need to know about the community, events coming up, speeches and also some tips on surviving student life as well as anything which you feel could be beneficial to students voicing out their opinions. MISSION . To became a cross border publication that will link young people from all corners of the world. . To became a source of information to the youth and community in general. .To became a tool for businesses big and small to market their products. .To serve as a communication tool for businesses, government, school and communities in general. .To offer jobs to young people and thus participate in eradicating unemployment, which is a major contributor to increase in crime, AIDS and poverty in our communities. .Provide auxiliary services such as printing, layout and design and photography for other institutions. . Sekhukhune Times is committed to providing the client with a quality product at competitive price within schedule. . At all time we will address and service the customers, requirements, comply with specifications, standards and technical requirements, act ethically and with dignity

Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com