WC boy a satanic murder suspect

The police’s Andre Traut said the teenager will appear in court once he’s charged.

Police tape closes off a crime scene. Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the discovery of a beheaded body of a man at a school building in Ravensmead, Cape Town police said on Sunday.

The man's body was found late on Thursday night at the out of use school.

The police's Andre Traut said the teenager will appear in court once he's charged.

He said police investigations lead detectives to a house in Ravensmead last night where the suspect was arrested.

Traut added a search of the premises revealed that Satanism could have played a role in the murder.