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Police appeal for information after Grahamstown woman found severely assaulted

Aug 14, 2017
Police appeal for information after Grahamstown woman found severely assaulted

Police in Grahamstown have appealed to the public for assistance with information that might assist them in their investigations after a severely battered woman was found in a street in Joza and admitted to a local hospital.

"At approximately 04:30 on Saturday morning, a severely battered woman, in her twenties, was admitted to the local hospital," described police spokesperson, Captain Mali Govender.

"She was picked up by ambulance from L Street with upper body injury and possible sexual assault.

"A case of attempted murder is under investigation."

She said that any person with information on this incident to Contact their nearest police station or the crime stop number on 0860010111.

"All information is strictly confidential and the caller has a choice to remain anonymous," Captain Govender added.