An 11-year-old boy is currently being investigated for the alleged murder of a 12-year-old who was stabbed to death in Borcherds, George earlier this week.
According to reports, there was a dispute between the two children on Wednesday. During their argument, the 12-year-old was allegedly stabbed in the neck and was later announced dead by paramedics on the scene. A post-mortem report is yet to be concluded.
The alleged suspect was reportedly taken into police custody on Wednesday and was later released back into the care of his parents.
He is expected to appear in court on Tuesday 30 June.