Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Society


Crime Justice



South Africa: School boy stabs and kills 15-year old girl, see details

Photo: file picture

A 18-year-old suspect was arrested for the murder of a 15-year-old Limpopo girl after her body was discovered dumped in the bushes.

According to police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Majapelo, Tshinakaho Munyai's body was discovered on Sunday around 19:00 in Vhodwe village.

Munyai was last seen walking with a male companion from the Lion Inn Resort in Tshivhilwi village on Saturday night.

"The suspect was reportedly in the company of the victim when he allegedly stabbed her to death after an argument occurred ," Mojapelo said.

According to Mojapelo, he initially claimed that the victim was stabbed by an unknown suspect who had approached them while they were walking.

Police were notified about the body while patrolling on Sunday.

Munyai had stab wounds to her upper body when she was discovered.

"Following thorough police investigations, the teenager was arrested and charged with murder," he added.

The adolescent, who attends a local secondary school, was apprehended and charged with murder.

"On Wednesday, the suspect is expected to appear in the Thohoyandou Magistrate's Court," Mojapelo added.

Please follow, like, share and comment

Source: News24

Content created and supplied by: Newsfind (via Opera News )

Mojapelo Motlafela Majapelo Munyai South Africa Vhodwe


Load app to read more comments