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Four vehicles petrol bombed at UCT

Four vehicles have been torched at UCT's Lower Campus in the early hours of the morning.

University management has confirmed the vehicles appeared to have been petrol bombed.

It's unclear if the attack is linked to student protests.

The incident is under investigation, and comes a day after several acts of arson at CPUT's Bellville campus.

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