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Police appeal for leads after woman's body found in Walmer

Nov 19, 2018
Police appeal for leads after woman's body found in Walmer

Police in Walmer, Port Elizabeth, are appealing to the community to assist them in tracing a murder suspect/s after the body of a 28-year-old woman was found lying on the grass in G-West area.

"It is alleged that at about 00:05, on Sunday, Sinomkitha Njena and her boyfriend were walking when they were attacked," described police spokesperson, Col Priscilla Naidu.

"The deceased’s boyfriend was taken to hospital prior to police arrival.

"The woman sustained several stab wounds and it is further suspected that she may have been raped."

Col Naidu said that anyone who can assist with any information relating to this incident or may know the suspect/s is asked to contact SAPS Walmer detectives on 041 5811496.

"Information may be given either voluntarily or anonymously."

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