Wednesday, 02 September 2020
Bultfontein: The two suspects aged 26 and 30 made their first appearence at Bultfontein Magistrate’s Court on Monday; 31 August 2020, for murder of an 11 year-old girl and the case was postponed for legal representation.
The suspects Tshidiso Molefi (30) who is a stepfather to the deceased and Lerato Nkenjani Joseph Ramakhala (26), will appear again on the 4 September 2020.
This after Lejweleputswa Detectives Task Team led by Lieutenant Colonel Mzuvukile Gushana, assisted Bultfontein SAPS Detective Unit members to crack a murder case of the minor girl who was mysteriously murdered after visiting her grandmother in Phahameng, Bultfontein.
Her body was found on Thursday 13 August 2020 next to the R708 road in Phahameng with her hands and legs fastened with a wire that seemed to have been used to strangle her.
The Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Baile Motswenyane applauded members who worked tirelessly to ensure that suspects are arrested.
“Furthermore, we also thank the community members of Phahameng for all their efforts in assisting us with valuable information that enabled us to deal with these criminals accordingly.” concluded Lt Gen Motswenyane.