A man in connection with the murder of Zinhle Muthwa (29) has been arrested.
Muthwa (29) went missing on New Year’s Eve and was yet to be found, a body had recently been found next to the road in Umbumbulu. The body had sustained head injuries and bruises that cover the entire body.
The body was later examined and was discovered to have sustained a gunshot wound to the head, it was later identified to be Zinhle Muthwa.
Further investigations were carried out and Umbumbulu Detectives led authorities to a 30-year-old suspect which has now been arrested.
During the arrest a firearm had been confiscated from the man.
The suspect will be seen at the Umbumbulu Magistrates Court on the 6th January 2020 on a charge of murder.
“The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Commissioner, welcomed the arrest of the suspect and praised the investigative team for their dedication in arresting the suspect.” said Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula