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


As per Captain Malcolm Pojie, the young man had effectively capitulated 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 turned in 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 sweetheart had killed the 8-year-old kid. 

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

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

The beau was quickly captured and is as of now in confinement. 

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 educated that bail should be gone against at all expense. 

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He further censured demonstrations of savagery and sex-based viciousness overall pointed against our generally defenseless, our ladies and kids, in the most grounded structure conceivable. 

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

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