ANC condemns senseless killing of soldier found in burned car in Cape Town
The senseless killing of a soldier who was found burned to death in the boot of a car in Blue Downs, Cape Town on Sunday 18 August 2019 is heart breaking. The 41 year old victim was a soldier deployed for Operation Lockdown in Cape Town. The victim had been recently transferred from the Eastern Cape to the Western Cape.
The ANC welcomes the arrests made by the South African Police Services of the two assailants accused of this heinous crime. We urge members of the community to assist and support the SANDF who have been deployed to the Cape Flats to maintain peace and safeguard the rule of law. The ANC conveys heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the slain soldier.