A group of boys played soccer on a soccer field in Zandspruit, where a mob attacked nine people accused of being criminals. Four people died on the scene and two others died later in hospital. Three people are in hospital.
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Back in 2009, Pastor Simon Mosia was mentoring a number of teenage boys at the Thandanani House of Refuge in Zandspruit, an informal settlement north-west of Johannesburg, every afternoon, and playing soccer with them.
Every Sunday, the Zandspruit Football Association’s league takes place and teams from all over the informal settlement compete for glory. On 16 June, the association hosted a four-team tournament to celebrate the public holiday. An Arsenal FC player (yellow) is beaten in the air by a Flames FC player. Photo: Debbi Adcock Photography.
Police have cordoned off the crime scene around the bodies of four young men lying in a soccer field in Zandspruit. Five others are fighting for thei... Watch the video on The West Australian
It was a horrific scene in Zandspruit that left residents shocked. The bodies of four young men were found face down on a soccer pitch and five others were rushed to hospital for their injuries. One body was scantily dressed and two had the remains of burnt tyres around their necks.
Police are investigating a crime where 4 people were murdered during a mob justice attack in Zandspruit, the bodies of 4 young men were discovered at a soccer field while 5 were rushed to hospital.
The boys, dressed in soccer boots and tacks, play their beloved sport barefoot on the gravel soccer field in Zandspruit, Gauteng. The day before the venue was a murder scene. Read | Santosproit mob attack: Two more casualties injured and killed, increasing deaths to six
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In the town of Zandspruit, on the outskirts of Johannesburg, an angry mob of villagers rounded up 12 men and marched them to a soccer field. Reports African News Agency IOL: Witnesses have alleged that some members of the community rounded up suspects by beating one after another and forcing them to point out their fellow gang members.
The eight victims found in an open field in Honeydew informal settlement, known as Zandspruit, Joburg this week will drastically increase the 903 number of people already murdered as a result of ...