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7-year-old boy found alive after he went missing for six days in forest

Feb 8, 2017
7-year-old boy found alive after he went missing for six days in forest

The SAPS mounted unit in Mdantsane, East London, on Tuesday found a 7-year-old boy alive in Nyara forest, Nyara location, Mooiplaas.

Anga Bontese was reported missing at Mooiplaas police station on Thursday, 02 February 2017.

Police together with the community embarked on a search since the child was reported missing. It is alleged that he ran to the forest and went missing.

Mooiplaas station commander Captain Mlindeli Higa expressed his heart-felt gratitude to the community for their assistance.

" I would like to thank Mooiplaas community for their assistance, this shows that they are determined to stand with us in our endeavours," he said.

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