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Humansdorp woman found dead inside a burnt shack

Sep 10, 2018
Humansdorp woman found dead inside a burnt shack

An inquest docket is being investigated after a 51-year-old woman was found dead inside a burnt shack in Humansdorp on Sunday.

"At around 2am, local fire fighters after extinguishing the fire found the body of a woman inside a burnt shack in Mpondo Street, Vaaldam area in Humansdorp," described police spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli.

"The deceased was later identified by relatives as Lenie Bambies (51).

"At this stage, police are suspecting no foul-play, and opened an inquest docket for investigation."