Mopani - The body of an 18-year-old girl was found on a pathway in Ritavi in the Mopani district municipality on Monday morning, Limpopo police said.

Sharon Nkgampele's body was found by a woman walking to work, said Colonel Ronel Otto.

Police suspected that Nkgampele, who was last seen alive on Sunday, was strangled.

No arrests had been made. - Sapa