Bishop Lavis

WC detective Charl Kinnear murder case postponed

The bail application of former rugby player, Zane Killian, has been postponed to next Tuesday in the Bellville Regional Court. The 39-year-old is charged with the murder of top-cop Charl Kinnear in September this year, conspiracy to commit murder, illegal interference of communication and fraud. Killian’s lawyer, Eric Bryer, says[…]

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Suspect arrested for Kinnear slaying: Hawks

A suspect has been arrested for the murder of Cape Town detective Lieutenant-Colonel Charl Kinnear, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (better known as the Hawks) said on Thursday. The man was apprehended in Gauteng on Wednesday and will appear in the Bishop Lavis Magistrate’s Court on Friday, Hawks spokesman[…]

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Bishop Lavis police colonel shot outside his home

A Bishop Lavis police officer was shot and killed in his driveway on his way to work on Thursday morning. Lieutenant-Colonel Kay, 52, was attached to the provincial Firearm, Liquor and Second Hand Goods (FLASH) unit.  Police spokesperson Siyabulela Malo said it’s alleged that Kay had just gotten into his[…]

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Eight people shot and killed in CT in a week

At least eight people have been shot and killed in Cape Town this past week. A woman is the latest to have died when she was gunned down at her Bishop Lavis home on Saturday. Two suspects have been arrested for the murder. Circumstances surrounding the death of the 32-year-old[…]

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Two arrested for the murder of police official

Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of a police officer in Gugulethu. The constable was off-duty when he was shot and killed during an alleged robbery at a shop in the Barcelona informal settlement on Sunday night. Police spokesperson Colonel Andre Traut said the officer was[…]

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Metrorail line suspended at Bishop Lavis and Sarepta

The Metrorail’s central line at Bishop Lavis and Sarepta has been suspended temporarily from today. Spokesperson Riana Scott says the line has been suspended due to vandalism of a telecommunication cable. “Regrettably, we have no bus transport to offer as an alternative and customers are requested to make their own[…]

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