Polokwane: Polokwane: The Police have made a breakthrough when two suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of Mr Marks Rambau. The deceased's two vehicles and a cellphone were also recovered.
First to be arrested was a 24-year-old woman from Seshego, Mmotong. She was arrested last night (2019-01-25) at about 20h00 at one of the hotels in Polokwane.
The second suspect, a Nigerian National aged 27, was arrested in the early hours of this morning (2019-01-26) at about 04h00 at his rented house in Flora Park, Polokwane.
The vehicles, a Jeep Wrangler and VW Polo, were recovered at two different places in Polokwane.
It is alleged that the deceased, Mr Marks Rambau, who was employed by the Limpopo Department of Transport, was killed at Flora Park on Tuesday 2019-01-15. His partially burned body was found dumped next to the new Peter Mokaba Stadium. The suspects then drove to the deceased's house at Penina Park, Polokwane where they took his Jeep Wrangler and a TV set.
The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Limpopo, Lieutenant General Nneke Ledwaba has commended the investigators for their meticulous efforts that have led to the arrest of the suspects. He further thanked members of the public for providing valuable information that greatly assisted the police in the investigation.
Both suspects will be profiled to establish if they are involved in other crimes.
The suspects will appear in Polokwane Magistrate's Court on Monday 2019-01-28 on charges of murder, Carjacking, Housebreaking and theft and Defeating the ends of Justice.
Source: South African Police Service