Alleged gang kingpin, wife held

The Worcester couple are being detained on a charge of murder.

An alleged gang kingpin and his wife have been detained in Worcester on a charge of murder. Picture: Stock.xchng.

CAPE TOWN - An alleged gang kingpin and his wife have been detained on a charge of murder in Worcester in the Western Cape.

The police's Jeremy Veary says the suspects were arrested at their home.

Computers, bank cards and an undisclosed amount money was seized.

He says the couple will appear in court later this month, along with other suspects believed to be linked to a gang in the area.