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Landlord kills tenant after being caught sleeping with tenant’s wife

By Mason White 9:57 AM January 8, 2015
The house where the tenant was killed 

By: Feng Qian
A man was furious when he found that his landlord took more than his rent money.

The tenant in South Africa, was beaten to death by his landlord after he caught the man in bed with his wife.

The angry husband allegedly grabbed a stick and began beating his wife over the cheating, but the owner intervened.

The owner reportedly beat his tenant in the back of the head until he collapsed. The tenant was rushed to a hospital, where he later died.

Residence in Missionvale Township, Port Elizabeth, who were seeking revenge against the landlord for killing his tenant, beat him up and set the home on fire.

The homeowner was rescued by police and was taken to a hospital to be treated for his injuries.

The wife of the deceased tenant disappeared after the incident.

Police spokesperson Captain Sandra Janse van Rensburg said that the suspect was not yet arrested as he is still recovering at the hospital. The investigation is ongoing.