UPDATE: Three suspects arrested for murder of Stanger taxi conductor

Dillon Puckree is believed to have died from injuries he received during a fight in a car park in Stanger Manor on Friday night. Photo: Facebook

Three men were arrested yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon for the alleged murder of 24-year-old Dillon Puckree.

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Puckree, from Glenhills in KwaDukuza, died in hospital after receiving serious injuries in a fight with a group of men at the Quartz Centre at Stanger Manor just after midnight, on Friday September 8.

Witnesses claim he was severely beaten.

He was taken to Stanger Hospital in a critical condition and died on Sunday, September 10.

KwaDukuza SAPS spokesperson Johannes Khoza said the three men aged 17, 22 and 24, will remain in custody.

“They will appear at the KwaDukuza court tomorrow, September 14 for a bail hearing.”

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Erica Abrahams
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