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11-year-old Mthatha boy found after apparently running away from home

Jan 9, 2019
11-year-old Mthatha boy found after apparently running away from home

A relentless search for a missing child by Mthatha K9 handler, Cst Katikati, from 21:30 on Tuesday ended a little before midnight, when the missing 11-year-old boy was found.

"He was dropped off by a member of the community at the Mthatha Central Police station," said police spokesperson, Captain Mali Govender.

11-year-old boy ran away from Mthatha home

She said that the child had last been seen at around 15:00 at his home in Santose Street Mandela Park, in Mthatha.

"When no-one saw him, he packed all his clothes into a backpack and left," Cat Govender.

"The child, who was unharmed, was taken to relatives."

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