An Alberton man was bludgeoned to death with a hammer yesterday morning; his gardener has been detained for questioning, police said.
The man's girlfriend was also attacked and is in hospital in a stable condition, police spokesman Captain Steady Nawa said.
Three men attacked the couple while they were asleep. The victim's 40-year-old gardener has been detained for questioning but no arrests have been made.
Anyone with information can contact the Alberton police on 011-861-6800. - Sapa