Five suspects arrested for robbery and attempted murder

Five suspects, Dercio Comassio Muchanga(34), Fernando George Chilamba(20), Jeralo Anthony Nkomo(31),  Tino Fochero (20) and Santos Zungisa appeared at Warden Magistrate court today on charges of attempted murder, attempted burglary residential, robbery with firearm, assault GBH and assault common.

Suspects were arrested by farmers on Friday the 27 November 2020 after they earlier that day tried to break into Karkloof farm, Verkykerskop area where a 63-year-old was alone at the time, then assaulted and robbed workers.

They are all remanded in custody to appear again on the 8 December 2020 for bail application.


Source: South African Police Service

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