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Dangerous criminals get on the run after they did this

The nation has learnt of some heartless acts that were carried out by a gang of dangerous criminals. Law enforcement agents are now pleading for assistance from members of the public as they seek to apprehend the suspects. According to a media statement which was published by Arrive Alive on the 15th of September 2021, law enforcement agents are pleading for assistance from community members. This comes after the r_pe and killing of an elderly woman in an incident which is said to have happened on the 6th of September 2021.

The Mthatha residents were left in shock after the incident was said to have happened in. The Lwandlana locality at Tabase. This was after a woman who was aged 63 was found r_ped and killed in her house.

The police were alerted by the community members and the deceased's family members. When the detectives got to the scene, they found the victim lying on a mattress with a scarf packed in her mouth while electric cables had been used to tie her hands. This made the community grow goosebumps as they are is certain that there are living in the midst of killers.

Among those who condemned the incident was Major General Zithulele Moses Dladla who is the Acting Provincial Commissioner. A call has since been made for the investigators to leave no stone unturned and ensure that the perpetrators are brought to book. A case of r_pe and murder has since been opened by the police for investigation.

Those who might have information regarding the incident are being urged to contact the Mthatha police station anonymously and speak to Detective Sergeant Mthwa on 071 475 1871. An alternative method to give out the information is to call the Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or send information via the MySaps application.

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