10 murder suspects arrested in Nyanga due in court

The men were arrested in connection with separate killings that occurred in the area over the past week.

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CAPE TOWN - A total of ten murder suspects arrested in Nyanga are scheduled to appear in court on Thursday.

The men were arrested in connection with separate killings that occurred in the area over the past week.

The 10 suspects, some linked to the same murders, are aged between 18 and 33.

Five suspects were arrested for the murder of a 42-year-old man whose body was found in front of a house in the Siyahlala Informal Settlement.

He'd been stabbed several times.

In another incident, police nabbed three suspects for stabbing to death a man in his twenties.

There were also two fatal shootings in Samora Machel.

Nyanga's murder rate is among the highest in the country.

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)