Three arrested for crucifying notorious ‘thief’

Monday, December 1, 2008
For well-known and feared alleged criminal Tshwarelo Mashego his release on bail might have come as an early Christmas present. But to the community of Marite, Hazyview, his release inspired visions of Easter and Mashego represented the biblical thief crucified alongside Jesus. Mashego was on Saturday found crucified on a cross. The drama started on Thursday when the Mhluzi magistrates court found no reason to hold the man the community described as the most dangerous criminal in Marite until...