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Mayor welcomes arrest linked to Mitchells Plain scholar shooting<p>'This is a most heart-breaking tragedy of a 12-year-old child killed while simply waiting outside her school for her transport home. What her family is going through is indescribable, and I extend my deepest condolences and my personal prayers to them. </p><p>'It is vital for the criminal justice system to send the strongest possible message to gangsters: that there will be convictions and justice for those responsible for this innocent life lost.</p><p>'I welcome the arrest made by SAPS in this matter, and call for the swift apprehension of others linked to this killing,' said Mayor Hill-Lewis.</p><p>Mayor Hill-Lewis says the SAPS can be assured of the City's full support in bringing these criminals to book.</p><p> </p><p><strong>End</strong></p><p><br></p>2024-01-31T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#90b49a62-96e2-436a-9c68-187c9ab33534;L0|#090b49a62-96e2-436a-9c68-187c9ab33534|Mayor;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#550cea01-5fec-45fb-8509-f49cfc36c0e0;L0|#0550cea01-5fec-45fb-8509-f49cfc36c0e0|Safety10

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