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An 8-year-old kid was cut and ruthlessly killed purportedly by his mom's sweetheart when the couple battled on Thursday evening. 


As per Captain Malcolm Pojie, the young man had effectively surrendered to various wounds, including cut injuries to his body, when police showed up on the scene. 

He said police discovered what they accept is the homicide weapon, a blade, inside the home. The blade was delivered as proof. 

It is accepted the mother of the 8-year-old kid and her beau battled on Thursday evening. 

Pojie said the couple turned up at the Thembalethu SAPS Community Service Center on Thursday, at about 18:30, with the upsetting claims that the 23-year-former beau had killed the 8-year-old kid. 

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Police were promptly dispatched to the house, where they made the horrifying disclosure. 

The 8-year-old Imange Jantjies was announced dead on the scene. 

The beau was promptly captured and is presently in detainment. 

He faces a charge of homicide and is relied upon to show up in the Thembalethu Magistrate's Court on Monday, 23 August 2021. 

"The conditions of this silly homicide are being examined, and all work will be made to keep the suspect detained for seemingly forever." 

The Eden Cluster Commander, Maj Gen Oswald Reddy has effectively taught that bail should be gone against at all expense. 

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He further denounced demonstrations of brutality and sex-based savagery overall pointed against our generally powerless, our ladies and youngsters, in the most grounded structure conceivable. 

"This, on the scenery of noticing Women's Month that has been intended to respect and assert the significant job ladies play in the public arena."HORRIFIC: 8-year-old boy brutally killed in fight between his mother and her boyfriend (

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