MASERU – A 26-year old man form Sebelekoane, Ha-Machakela was arrested at Maseru Bridge for shoplifting and murder on September 25.
It is alleged that the suspect was shoplifting in a Chinese business at Lekhalaneng on August 30.
When a 47-year old Mosotho man tried to assist the Chinese owner to stop the suspect, the suspect killed both.
The suspect has already been hauled before court.
Police have cautioned business owners to close shop on time to avoid the reoccurrence of such crimes.