A 12-year-old boy is set to appear in court following a murder accusation.
According to reports, a 12-year-old boy has been arraigned in court for murdering an 11-year-old boy known as Granvell Bosel.
The unidentified 12-year-old who reportedly stabbed Bosel to death, was later released and allowed to stay with his mother while investigations were ongoing.
Bosel who was a grade 5 student at the Danie Ackerman Primary School in Cape Town, South Africa, was reportedly visiting his grandmother while his parents were away for the weekend, when he met his untimely death.
Even though the circumstances surrounding his death are still unclear, Bosel was said to have died at a street in Sercor Park after he was stabbed.
According to a police report, this happened:
‘The victim, who sustained a stab wound to the chest, died on the scene due to the extent of his injuries.’
The case has been postponed till December 13, giving room for in-depth investigation into the murder.