Man beaten to death in Rietvallei

It's understood the victim and two other men were attacked by a group armed with stones and traditional sticks.

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JOHANNESBURG - Johannesburg police are investigating a murder case after a man was beaten to death on the West Rand.

It's understood the crime happened in Rietvallei on Thursday when the victim and two other men were attacked by a group armed with stones and traditional sticks.

The police's Solomon Sibiya said: “One of the attackers immediately stopped the group to say these are the wrong people that you’re attacking, the group turned to that man and continued to assault him.”