Second Suspect In Borrowed Clothing Murder Arrested: Iqadi - KZN A 28 year old man who was being sought for the murder of a 21 year old following a dispute over borrowed clothing was arrested in Iqadi - KZN.
The suspect and his 18 year old brother confronted a man who
was known to them outside his home and asked him to hand over a pair of jeans which he borrowed.
The man refused and insisted that they return a pair of takkies which they borrowed from him then only would he hand over the jeans.
The elder suspect grabbed the victim and pinned him to the ground when his teenage brother stabbed him in the chest.
The victim died at the scene.
Both suspects fled on foot in an unknown direction.
Members of Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) arrived on scene at approximately 09:06 and interviewed a witness who provided a clothing description of the suspects.
The teenager was arrested by Reaction Officers hiding in an outdoor toilet approximately a kilometre from the
scene while his brother was apprehended by members of the community.
Both brothers were handed over to the Ndwedwe SAPS and a case of murder is being investigated.