Two out of three suspects behind a home theft incident in Dobsonville, which concerned the rape of a 21-year outdated girl and her 61-year outdated grandmother had been arrested on Wednesday night time.
The third suspect, confirmed by the police, was killed throughout a home theft final weekend in Roodepoort.
The three suspects allegedly entered the home in Dzana Avenue by breaking the burglar bars and getting into by the sliding door within the early hours of Friday morning, 17 July 2020.
One of many suspects reported to be armed with a weapon raped the 21-year-old sufferer whereas the second suspect raped and assaulted the 61-year-old grandmother in a unique room.
The grandmother, who was severely injured, was rushed to a close-by clinic in Soweto however died whereas on transit..
A crew of investigators, led by detectives from the specialised Household Violence, Baby Safety and Sexual Offences Unit (FCS), had been directed to look into the matter.
In response to the police, the investigation, which started in Gauteng was moved to Mpumalanga by an intelligence-driven operation.
It was confirmed that one of many suspects was killed whereas finishing up a separate crime in Roodepoort over the weekend, the second was discovered whereas being assaulted by the group members whereas the third was arrested in Mpumalanga after SAPS Soweto West Trio Activity Staff’s investigations led them to the province.
Gauteng SAPS commissioner Lieutenant Common Elias Mawela welcomed the arrests of the suspects and recommended the investigating crew for its work.
Each suspects aged 50 and 43, will seem earlier than the court docket sooner or later.