2 people arrested for 2019 murder of Stellenbosch farmer

Detectives have made a breakthrough after tracking down the suspects at houses in Bellville south, Wynberg and Milnerton early on Thursday morning.

Stefan Smit. Picture: Facebook.com

CAPE TOWN - Two people have been arrested for the murder of a Stellenbosch farmer.

Detectives have made a breakthrough after tracking down the suspects at houses in Bellville south, Wynberg and Milnerton early on Thursday morning.

A third suspect, a woman, managed to evade arrest and is on the run.

Stefan Smit was killed over a year ago at his wine estate.

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