Western Cape MEC of Community
Safety, Dan Plato says he condemns in the strong possible terms the alleged
vigilante killing which happened in Hout Bay on Thursday evening.
Plato said, it needs to be
made explicitly clear that the Western Cape will not tolerate vigilant
killings, regardless of its motivation or the circumstances.
He said those responsible for
the stoning have become murderers themselves and will have to face the full
might of the law.
Ministerial spokesperson Ewald
Botha said we urge the communities to distance itself from the criminal
elements among them and help identify the murderers and report them to the
He said we encourage the
community to report all incidents of crimes to the police as those responsible
for the crime last night have become murderers themselves.
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