3 arrested for Corrie Sanders murder - SAPS NWest

Suspects Zimbabwean citizens, apprehended in Oukasi informal settlement

3 Alleged Murderers of Corrie Sanders arrested

Brits- The North West Police arrested three suspects (aged 19, 20 &20) today at 10:00, after they allegedly murdered the well known boxer, Mr. Corrie Sanders (47) in Brits on Saturday, 22 September 2012.

Police received information that led them to an address in Oukasie, an informal settlement close to Brits. At this address, 2 suspects were arrested. The police confiscated a cellular phone, vehicle key, purse and cash that were allegedly robbed during the robbery and belongs to the victims. Police then went to a second address and a third suspect was arrested. A handbag, also belonging to a victim of the robbery was recovered. All three suspects are Zimbabwean citizens. They will appear before the Brits Magistrates' Court on Monday, 2012-10-01 for charges of murder and armed robbery.

The Provincial Commissioner of the North West, Lt Gen Zukiswa Mbombo congratulated the members of Brits Detectives on a job done well. She also encouraged the community to assist the police by reporting any criminal activities.

Statement issued by Brig Thulani Ngubane, SAPS North West Provincial Head: Corporate Communication, September 27 2012

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