Suspects linked to the murder of university of Limpopo student appear in court


By Kabelo Abel Mokgalabone

MANKWENG: Two suspects implicated in the murder of a University of Limpopo student appeared before the Mankweng Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

The two men, identified as Thapelo Seabi and Mack Maphaga are facing charges of murder after they stabbed a 24-year-old male victim when they attempted to rob him outside the University’s premises on Sunday morning.

The third suspect, Koketso Seabi was not present in the court as he is hospitalized.

The student succumbed to his injuries upon arrival at Mankweng Hospital after he was stabbed a sharp object.

The State in the matter says it intends on opposing bail to the accused.

The matter will return to court on May 20th for the appearance of the third suspect and bail application.

📸: Thabiso Machaka

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