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Man sought by Ngqamakhwe police after girlfriend found dead

Oct 2, 2017
Man sought by Ngqamakhwe police after girlfriend found dead

Ngqamakhwe police are appealing to the public to assist them in locating a man, whom they believe can help them solve the murder of his girlfriend on Thursday last week.

"It is alleged that 34-year-old Yoliswa Gwalaza had visited her boyfriend on Thursday at KwaPhungela Location, Mpukane Village, Ngqamakhwe," described police spokesperson, Capt Jackson Manatha.

"On the morning of Friday, a female relative of the boyfriend of the deceased went to the room where she was sleeping with her boyfriend.

"She tried to wake her up and she could not wake up. She noticed that she had upper body injuries and had already passed on."

Capt Manatha said that the boyfriend of the deceased was not in the room.

"He has since disappeared and Ngqamakhwe police detectives are looking for him as the person, who can assist them in this murder as he was last the person, who was with the deceased," he explained.

"Anyone, who can assist the police with whereabouts of the boyfriend and anyone, who knows what happed to the deceased is kindly requested to contact Ngqamakhwe police at 047 487 1010 or Crime Stop 08600 10111."