Limpopo community torches man’s property, kills his livestock
An angry community in Bolobedu, Limpopo outside on Thursday went on the rampage, setting alight a shop and a motor vehicle belonging to a 47-year-old businessman they accused of being responsible for the brutal murder of a young couple.
The incensed community also killed the businessman’s chickens, goats and pigs, before fleeing the scene.
The couple’s bodies were found in a pool of blood in their house on Tuesday.
Police said the property destroyed in the attack was valued at more than R1 million.
Limpopo police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said the incident took place in Ga-Rapitsi village, at the Itireleng Section outside Kgapane near the Modjadjiskloof on Thursday morning.
“The residents allegedly accused the businessman of being responsible for the brutal murder…