A small light blue gown was also found in the bin next to the baby.
MTN has announced its decision to shut down 53 of its cellphone towers in Gauteng due to the drastic increase in vandalism and theft of batteries.
The Rustenburg Crime Combating Unit, revenue protection team, SAPS Tlhabane and Eskom joined forces to curb illegal connections.
The man, 51, apparently got into a fight with the 45-year-old mother in a village near Mogwase, Rustenburg.
This after Mthembeni Majola, an Inkatha Freedom Party councillor, was shot dead in an apparent hit on Friday night.
The boy was stabbed in the back and face, and was taken to hospital.

Woman arrested, then freed after David Masondo lays R300k bribery complaint

It’s claimed the woman attempted to blackmail the deputy minister, claiming she had information about him.

Joburg resident shot at by ‘courier’ after refusing to open gate

Captain Kay Makhubele told News24 that the resident had managed to flee the scene.

Police arrest alleged teenage gang members in eMzinoni

The suspects, between 13 and 16 years old, faced assault charges and were granted bail.

Intruder shot dead inside off-duty cop’s Khayelitsha home

The off-duty police official was surprised when he got home to find the man inside his house on Monday afternoon.

Two injured, arrested after shooting in Manenberg

It is understood that members of the Americans and Jesters gangs were involved.

PE mother hands herself over after baby’s body found in bin

The body was found at the corners of Beach Road and 2nd Avenue on Sunday morning.

Cop at Cape Town mall stops two armed robbers in their tracks

Five robbers had just held up a jewellery store in the Blue Route Mall in Tokai.

Western Cape’s weekend murders down by more than 10

An Anti-Gang Unit member, who was allegedly accidentally shot by one of his colleagues, was among those murdered this past weekend.

Couple tied up in second Malmesbury farm robbery in two days

The incident follows the arrest of six out of the seven people suspected of robbing a father and his two sons.

Police arrest six alleged farm robbers in Malmesbury with help of local farmers

Farm action groups say they did not have the right to stop and search anybody, but they helped in any other way that they could.

Woman arrested after ex-boyfriend stabbed to death in Pretoria tavern

In unrelated cases, police arrested 446 people across Tshwane during O Kae Molao operations over the weekend.

How neighbourhood watch women fight crime in SA’s roughest hot spots

These women, some in their seventies, say they can’t depend on the police to do everything.

Accident or murder? Anti-gang unit officer shoots colleague in the head at braai

The incident was initially reported as a murder, but may have been an accident, with the suspect’s safety mechanism allegedly failing. 

Free State Health MEC condemns violent attacks on EMS

Tsiu has called on communities to refrain from attacking EMS personnel who are ‘simply doing their job of saving lives’.

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