4 arrested in connection with 2 murders in George

A man was stabbed to death, allegedly by his brother, while three others were arrested in connection with the murder of another man.

Police in Pacaltsdorp, George, arrested four suspects in two unrelated incidents in Sarah Crescent, Rosedale, this weekend.

In the the first incident a man (37) was arrested after his brother (34) was stabbed to death on Saturday night. According to Southern Cape police spokesperson Sergeant Chris Spies, it is believed the two brothers had an altercation before the incident occurred.

The victim sustained multiple stab wounds to the body and was declared dead by paramedics on scene.

The man was later arrested in connection with the murder. He remains in custody and is expected to appear in the George Magistrate’s court today.

Meanwhile, three suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of another man in the early hours of yesterday morning.

According to Spies, the victim’s body was found with multiple injuries.

“The victim was declared dead by paramedics on scene. Circumstances surrounding this incident are under investigation. The trio is facing a murder charge each. They will appear in court once charged,” adds Spies.

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