Police probe alleged thief's death after Molepolole attack

Molepolole Police Station PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Molepolole Police Station PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

A 25-year-old man from Masuaditshwene ward in Molepolole was brutally attacked and fatally beaten by an angry mob on Friday night.

The Monitor learnt that the victim, described as a 'habitual thief,' was caught red-handed in the act of stealing, prompting the furious mob to take justice into their own hands, leaving him lifeless in the street.

Molepolole Police Station Commander, Superintendent Benedict Matlho, confirmed that they are actively investigating a murder case following the incident.

Editor's Comment
Stop the children killing madness!

The incident comes on the heels of a similar one where a father murdered his two toddlers in Francistown. As we grapple with the shock and sorrow of this loss, it is essential to address the underlying issues that led to such a horrific outcome.Our hearts go out to the innocent victims, the three boys aged 13, 10, and eight who lost their lives in circumstances that defy comprehension. Their deep cuts and untimely demise have left a scar on the...

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