South Africa 9.9.2013 04:40 pm

ECape teenager found dead in open field

A 14-year-old teenage girl was found dead on Monday in a field in Thombo location, Port St Johns, said Eastern Cape police.

The girl was discovered at 1.30pm by a passerby, who then alerted the police, Captain Mduduzi Godlwana said.

“The victim had marks on her neck, which are believed to have been from strangling,” he said.

The girl had not yet been identified. A rape and murder docket had been opened.

Sapa

 

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