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Family in shock after Durban North murder, member of the family who came to the gate informed media


Yesterday police had been at the home of a seventy six year old woman who changed into brutally murdered on Thursday in Parkhill, Durban North.


She was located along with her hands and feet tied up and was allegedly strangled to death. When the IOS visited the residence, own family participants have been on the verandah with police, who had been accumulating data.

A member of the family who came to the gate informed the media that the lady’s relatives had been in a state of surprise, and did now not want to comment on the case.


The female’s body become discovered in an outbuilding via her son and Marshall Security whose officials have been known as to the house on Thursday nighttime via neighbours who observed suspicious activity.

“The Marshall Security Emergency Dispatch Centre acquired a report from a resident inside the Parkhill location of suspicious activity at a neighbouring property. Armed response officers have been at once dispatched, and upon arrival, touch become made with the sufferer’s son,” the safety enterprise’s Tyron Powell said.


They found that the front door were compelled open, even though it regarded that nothing had been taken from the house. When the lady became no longer observed inside the residence, the officials and her son walked to the outbuilding. 


From the window, officers should see the girl's body. She changed into tied up and unresponsive. With permission from the victim’s son, our response officers compelled the door open to gain access, in which the sufferer changed into observed bound with cable ties, an extension twine, and a belt," stated Powell.


Greenwood Park SAPS officers and Netcare 911 paramedics were referred to as and the initial motive of death changed into stated to be strangulation, however this had still to be confirmed. The sufferer’s name had not launched.


Yesterday morning, SAPS spokesperson Nqobile Gwala confirmed a case of homicide were opened at Greenwood Park SAPS. She stated the aged woman changed into discovered “mendacity face down, tied up and strangled outside a granny flat in her yard. She was declared lifeless on the scene.

“The motive for this assault is unknown and the problem is being investigated,” said Gwala.

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