Lenasia furious after ‘killer’ freed in their area

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Lenasia furious after ‘killer’ freed in their area

Sketchy police statements blamed after man beaten to death and suspect is arrested, then released

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Residents of Zakariyya Park in Lenasia are up in arms about the release of a murder suspect in their neighbourhood – only for the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) to issue a warrant of arrest for him again a few weeks later.

A neighbour found Mogammad Solomon, 43, unconscious on his couch in a pool of blood on the afternoon of Saturday, September 21.

A resident, who spoke to Times Select on condition of anonymity, said the neighbour had gone outside to investigate after hearing a loud noise...

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