Fugitive back behind bars

One of South Africa's most wanted criminals was caught yesterday after police received information about his whereabouts.

One of South Africa's most wanted criminals was caught yesterday after police received information about his whereabouts.

Inspector Richard Munyai said Mkhonto Mandla Cele, 27, was wanted in Jeppestown and KwaZulu-Natal.

Cele was previously arrested but managed to escape during a court appearance.

He has eluded police ever since. He previously faced charges of murder, robbery and possession of an unlicensed firearm.

He will appear in court soon. - Sapa

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