A 21-year-old man was horrified by the sound of his 62-year-old friend screaming as two attackers beat him to death with a hammer on Saturday night in their caravan home at the Forest Hill Cemetery.
The grisly ordeal unfolded at 11.45pm on Saturday, when two men forced their way through the door of the caravan located on the cemetery caretaker’s quarters premises, which is being rented out by retired businessman Stanford Boucher, 60.
The two suspects, one armed with a hammer, began assaulting the 62-year-old, who has not been named as his next of kin have yet to be notified.
They then turned their attention to Thembalethu Diyati, 21. Diyati is under observation in an intensive care unit. The older man succumbed to his injuries and died while being rushed to hospital. Read more