Police delegation visit scene where a group of children lost their lives at a local tavern in the Eastern Cape
The Minister of Police, General Bheki Cele has led a national delegation to the Eastern Cape to visit the crime scene where a group of children lost their lives at a local tavern during the early hours of this morning.
The delegation consists of the National Commissioner of the SAPS, General Fannie Masemola, Crime Scene Experts from the SAPS Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) as well as Bomb Disposal Technicians.
The Minister has received a preliminary report from the Provincial Team led by the Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape, Lieutenant General Nomthetheleli Mene. Forming part of the delegation is the MEC of Community Safety in the Province MEC Weziwe Tikana-Gxothiwe.
The Minister is currently addressing the community of Scenery Park outside the tavern where the incident happened. The Minister will thereafter brief the media on the latest developments.