Woman’s body found on cattle farm after going missing


In Berlin, some people taking care of cattle stumbled on the body of a woman, outside East London. However, police are still trying to know the cause of Sinesipho Lukhotsholo’s death.

On October 2, the 24-year old woman went missing, but when her body was found on Wednesday, it was already in the early stage of decomposition.

A fight that ensued in Berlin is said to have been the cause of the tragedy and since then, Lukhotsholo was no where to be found.

According to an Eastern Cape SAPS statement, the woman had travelled with her Chalumna, to pay visit to their respective boyfriend’s at Berlin.

On arrival at Berlin they visited the local liquor outlet, where an argument broke out between two groups which led to a brawl and they ended being escorted out of the establishment.”

’’As they were walking away, they met the group they had a fight with, where shots were fired and they all ran in different directions and she was never seen (again).”

Indications suggests that the woman was murdered elsewhere and dumped on the farm, SAPS said.

Eastern Cape police commissioner Lieutenant-General Liziwe Ntshinga has condemned the senseless murder.

So far, no arrest has been made and policed are beckoning on anyone with tangible information should contact the investigating officer, Detective Sergeant Sindile Njomba, at 082 441 8938 or the nearest police station.

Information can also be shared on SAPS Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or MySAPS App. All shared information will be treated with strict confidentiality.”

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