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Mandela grandson accused over alleged grave tampering

2 July 2013 Last updated at 19:11 BST

Members of former South African President Nelson Mandela's family have laid a criminal complaint against his grandson Mandla.

Police spokesman Mzukisi Fatyela told the BBC officers would investigate allegations of illegal grave tampering.

A public prosecutor would then decide whether to press charges, he said.

Andrew Harding reports.

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