Teen behind bars for murder of De Aar family
An 18-year-old man has been arrested for in connection with the murder of three members of the same family.
CAPE TOWN - An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of three members of the same family in De Aar.
The bodies of 40-year-old Glenwill Makaleni, his wife Gladys and their 10-year-old son Gladwill were discovered in their home in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Northern Cape police spokesperson Mohale Ramatseba says the deceased’s home was locked from the inside when police arrived on the scene.
“We can confirm that [a] person was arrested in connection with the murder of the three people in De Aar and will appear in the De Aar Magistrates Court soon. The investigation is at a sensitive stage and we can’t divulge much.”
(Edited by Shimoney Regter)