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'We didn't know Bontle suspect was on parole'

Family shocked murderer was freed without their knowledge

Mandla Khoza Freelance journalist

The family of a woman who was murdered by Collen Hlongwane, who is now wanted by police in connection with the disappearance of a six year-old girl, is outraged that he was granted parole and they were not even consulted.

They only learnt on Monday, when Sowetan published a story about how Hlongwane was convicted of the 2016 murder in Msholozi, Mpumalanga, that he was released on parole in December...

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