Kirkwood man hacked to death during argument over circumcision
The incident happened in the Bersheba area during the early hours of Monday morning.
CAPE TOWN - Kirkwood police Cape are investigating a case of murder after a man was allegedly hacked to death following an argument about circumcision.
The incident happened in the Bersheba area, in the Eastern, during the early hours of Monday morning.
A 28-year-old suspect has been arrested.
The police's Majola Nkohli said: “Police were summoned to a complaint of murder after a man was found in the streets allegedly hacked to death with a panga.”
The victim, Anathi Balindlela, was found dead with injuries to his upper body.
The suspect is scheduled to appear in the Kirkwood Magistrates Court on Wednesday.