The Saps Provincial Detectives are still on the manhunt for a murder suspect following the killing of a man in the Letsitele Policing area outside Tzaneen.
It is alleged that on the 2016-12-12 at about 12:10 midday, a security officer Matome Machete aged 41 years was riding a bicycle along Tarrentaal and Giyani road near Bolobedu Cross when he was stopped by five unknown men who were travelling with a motor vehicle with unknown registration number.
The occupants of this car pretended to ask for direction to Ga-Ramotshinyadi village and subsequently, they shot dead Mr Machete, robbed him his firearm and they fled the scene.
The Police were called, they reacted swiftly and the manhunt ensued until four(04) suspects were arrested and the last one has since been on the run untill today.
The suspect is said to be in and around Ermelo in the Mpumalanga Province and also in Vosloorus and Soweto of the Gauteng Province.
The Police are therefore calling upon Sipho “Spolar” Dlangamandla who is in his 20’s, to come to Letsitele Police Station or to contact the investigating Officer, to assist us with investigation in this matter.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of this wanted suspect, may contact Detective Sergeant Jimmy Kubayi at 078 161 3303 or 071 602 0268 or the Crime Stop number at 08600 10111or Crime Line SMS 32211 or to contact the nearest Police Station.
The Police investigations are still continuing.
Enq’. LT. Colonel Moatshe’ Ngoepe.