A 28-year-old suspect appeared in the Setlagole Periodical Court on a charge of murder on Tuesday 15 May.

Israel Molefane was apprehended on Sunday 13 May at Rra-Mokoto Section following the murder of a 27 year old man. The victim was stabbed in the chest at Letsapa Tavern in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Eye witnesses say the suspect threw insults at revelers and was approached by the vicitm who confronted him about the insults.   The suspect allegedly took out a knife and stabbed the victim several times in the chest. The victim was taken to the local clinic and was certified dead on arrival.

Molefane’s next court appearance will be on Wednesday 16 May at Atamelang Magistrates’ Court.