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Brother-in-law peed off by disabled relative beats him to death in fit of rage - SAPS

Boitumelo Tshehle | 2016-05-30 14:37:55.0
The victim was taken to hospital where he died on arrival. File photo
Image by: STRINGER/MEXICO / REUTERS

A 26-year-old man is expected to appear before the Vryburg magistrate court on Tuesday for allegedly beating his brother-in-law to death for messing himself and drinking his own urine.

The North West police said the incident happened on Thursday at Coldridge township near Vryburg.

Police spokesman Colonel Sabata Mokgwabone said the suspect allegedly assaulted his brother-in-law‚ who is disabled and in a wheelchair.

“He allegedly 'stroked him' with a sjambok until the victim became unconscious‚” he said.

He said the victim was then taken to hospital where he died on arrival.

“The suspect was arrested and a case of murder was opened‚” Mokgwabone said.

- TMG Digital/Sowetan

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