2 killed in alleged mob attacks in Stellenbosch

Two people have been killed in a Stellenbosch township in the space of less than 10 hours.

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CAPE TOWN - Two alleged mob justice attacks have led to the death of two people in a Stellenbosch township in the space of less than 10 hours.

In the latest incident, a man was found dead in Kayamandi last night with multiple wounds on his body.

The man's murder came several hours after two men were attacked in front of a shopping centre in the area.

One of the men died later died in hospital.

The police's Frederick van Wyk says three suspects have since been arrested in connection with the first incident.

"An investigation by detectives led to the arrest of three suspects who will be charged with murder and attempted murder. The suspects are due to appear in the Stellenbosch Magistrates Court."