Woman’s body dumped in Soweto

Comment on this story
IOL news may 16 crime tape . File photo

Johannesburg - A woman's body was found covered in grass near a railway line in Chiawelo, Soweto, on Friday, police said.

The woman was believed to have been killed somewhere and dumped in Chiawelo, said Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela.

He said a post mortem would determine how the woman, aged between 20 and 30, was killed. Her body was found by a passer-by. Her identity was not known.

An inquest docket has been opened.

Sapa


sign up
 
 

Comment Guidelines



  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.