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Matebeleland South police hunt for murder suspect

by Staff reporter
28 Jun 2020 at 07:59hrs | Views
POLICE in Matebeleland South have launched a manhunt for a suspect who broke into a house at Gadadi village, Fort Rixon, and allegedly raped and killed an 85-year-old woman.

National police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi confirmed the matter and said investigations are in progress.

"I confirm that Gladise Tembo (85) was murdered by a male adult aged between 21 and 23 years old," said Nyathi.

Nyathi said her daughter-in-law went to check the deceased in the morning and discovered her body lying lifeless on the bed.

The police spokesperson said the suspect is known as Ndlovu and members of the public with information pertaining to the matter should report to their nearest police station.

Source - The Standard