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05 Jul 2018 06:12 -


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Update on Malmesbury mosque investigation Pretoria: The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigatio...

Update on Malmesbury mosque investigation

Pretoria: The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation commenced with investigations soon after the Malmesbury Mosque attack on 14 June 2018 where two people lost their lives and a police officer was injured.

The suspect was identified as 23-year-old Nur Arawal. Arawal was an outpatient at the Bellville's Karl Bremer Psychiatric Hospital in 2013 until recently.

Meanwhile, circumstances surrounding the death of Arawal is being probed by the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID).

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