Boy (11) implicated in murder

An 11-year-old boy will appear in the Children’s Court in PE in connection with murder.

An 11-year-old boy will appear in the Children’s Court in connection with murder.

CAPE TOWN - An 11-year-old St Francis Bay boy has been taken to a place of safety following the death of a six-year-old.

The victim's body was found in bushes above Asisi Drive on Tuesday.

He was reported missing on Monday evening.

The body had a stab wound to the neck at the time of the gruesome discovery.

The police's Basil Seekoei says several boys were questioned in connection with the alleged murder, but were later released.

"This morning he appeared before the magistrate, who decided that he will appear in the children's court on Thursday in Port Elizabeth."