Wednesday, 14 August 2019
Odendaalsrus: Police are looking for the murder suspect who is also believed to be traditional healer from Lesotho. His whereabouts are unknown and the police are asking the community to help in tracing him.
On Sunday the 11 August 2019, 21 year old victim was with her mom. She told her mom that she was going to sleep at her shack. It was around 21:00 when she left her mom to her shack where she lives with her Lesotho traditional doctor.
The following morning, the 12 August, the mother went to check on her. She knocked at her door without any response from inside the shack house.
Her other daughter managed to open the door of the shack and they found the 21 year old victim lying on top of the bed, partially covered with a blanket. They saw blood and called the police.
She was certified dead at the scene of crime. Mr Letsatsi Tshofana who is also a Lesotho national, can also help the police to resolve this murder case. It is alleged that the victim was hit with a blunt object on her head, face and there was blood stains close to her.
Any person who might know the whereabouts of the suspect is requested to contact the nearest police station or the investigating officer Detective Sergeant Thato Mokoena of Odendaalsrus Detective Services at telephone number (057) 916 2400 during office hours.