Police in Gauteng have launched a manhunt for the suspect(s) who killed a 19 year-old woman (Ipeleng Mogolane) who was reported missing at Pretoria Central on the 20th May 2015 and her body was found in Kruger Road, President Park in Midrand yesterday afternoon. It is suspected that she was raped and strangled.
It is alleged that the victim boarded a taxi on the 16th May 2015 from Pretoria to Midrand and she did not reach her destination. She was then reported missing. On the 22nd May 2015 a kidnapping case was registered at Pretoria Central. Yesterday afternoon at about 15:00, police responded to a complaint of a body found in the Park. At the scene, police found a half-naked body. At this stage is unkown as to when the deceased was murdered but a postmortem will be conducted to establish the cause of death as well as the date in which she was killed. No suspects have been identified.
Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact Crime Stop at 08600 10111 or information may be forwarded by an SMS to Prime Media Crime Line at 32211 at all hours.
Source : South African Police Service