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Breakthrough: Police arrest man with murdered teen's body parts

Oct 30, 2017
Breakthrough: Police arrest man with murdered teen's body parts

A suspect is expected in court soon after police investigations led to his arrest for killing a teenager and mutilating her body.

"Tireless efforts by task team under the leadership of Captain Freemantle, lead to the arrest of the suspect.

"The team worked around the clock searching for the alleged missing body parts of an 18-year-old girl, who was brutally murdered a few weeks ago at Nikwe Village," said police spokesperson, Captain Edith Mjoko.

"The suspect was arrested this morning and alleged body parts were also recovered."

She said that investigation still continuing and more arrest are expected.

Lieutenant General Ntshinga commended the team for working tirelessly to effect the arrest.