Murder suspect sought in Mfuleni
By Nomava Nobumba
28 January 2010
Mfuleni police are seeking the assistance of the public in tracing murder and armed robbery suspect Simphiwe Mzanywa of Philippi East.
It is alleged that he and his accomplice Lwandiso Njineli shot and killed a 6 months old baby in Extension 6 Mfuleni during robbery.
The two fled the scene with R62 000.00, 12 cartoons of cigarettes and a DVD Player.
Njineli was arrested last month after police received tip-off from the public.
Police spokesperson Captain Nomathemba Muavha says Mzanywa is no longer staying at his place of residence.
“According to information obtained he is moving between Khayelitsha, Nyanga and Mfuleni area,” said Muavha.
Anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of Simphiwe Mzanywa is asked to contact the Investigating Officer Constable Bongani Mxoli at Mfuleni SAPS on 021 909 9618 or 073 567 7492.