GEORGE NEWS - Five suspects, all between the ages of 30 and 40, appeared in the George Magistrate's Court this morning after allegedly murdering a 30-year-old man and assaulting another on Tuesday 11 February.
According to the Thembalethu Police, two men were attacked by community members who accused the men of stealing and eating a pig on Saturday 8 February in Zone 8.
The two men were apprehended by the community members and allegdly repeatedly assaulted before police officers arrived on scene.
One victim succumbed to his injuries at the Thembalethu police station. The other was later discharged from hospital.
The case was postponed until 25 February when the suspects will appear for their bail application.
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