Three men have been arrested in connection with the murder of a 20-year-old man in Ngqamakhwe.
Police spokesman Captain Jackson Manatha said the man was found in a pool of blood on Friday at about 3am. He had sustained knife wounds.
Three suspects, two aged 22 and one aged 27, were arrested shortly afterwards.
The motive for the killing is not known.
The suspects will apppear in court on Monday.