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Burnt body of a 7 year old found in bushes

Community of Maboloka near Letlhabile in Brits found the burnt body of a 7 year old girl.

Police in the North West province said 31 year old Moses Makoso appeared in the Brits magistrates court on 03 May 2021 on charges of kidnapping, murder and defeating the ends of Justice.

Police Captain Aaftje Botma said the suspect's court appearance stems from an incident in which a 7 year old girl lifeless body was found in the bushes.

Captain Botma further said the girl was playing next to the dam with two boys, aged 10 respectively, upon being questioned,the boys explained that the man called them to his house and offered them fish,the pair left the girl with the man,they allegedly returned, but found that the place was deserted, as a result the boys reported the incident to the victim's aunt.

The latter together with the girl's grandmother went with the boys to the man's place to enquire about the girl's whereabouts,the man allegedly told the family that the victim left with other kids.

After a long search with the police the community found a charred body of a little girl.

Makoso is remanded in custody until Wednesday 28 July 2021, he abandoned bail.

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