[Hpn] HOMELESS MAN BEATEN, STABBED,AND CASTRATED
Wed, 12 Jan 2005 05:05:39 -0500
Homeless man stabbed and castrated
11 January 2005
A man who was beaten, stabbed and castrated before being thrown down a
5m-deep manhole was in a stable condition in the Johannesburg hospital on
Monday night, emergency management services reported.
Spokesperson Malcolm Midgley said the incident occurred in the veld at City
Deep on Monday afternoon.
Midgley said it appeared that the 30-year-old man was beaten up by a group
of people after they apparently argued over his living arrangements at his
He said one person involved in the incident was arrested at the scene. -
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