Two bodies of women discovered

Police are investigating two cases after the discovery of bodies of two women a few days apart this week.

According to police reports, 37 year-old Mampi Nelisiwe Shiba’s body identified by her family was found near her residential place in Masoyi.

The Police as well as the paramedics were summoned to the scene after the discovery and the woman was unfortunately certified dead at the scene. The other woman identified as Patience Mokoena (37) was found naked and her body was retrieved from the Sand River on Wednesday.

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Anyone with information that may assist in the investigation can call the Crime Stop number at 08600 10111 or send information via MYSAPSAPP. All received information will be treated as confidential and callers may opt to remain anonymous.

The Provincial Commissioner of the SAPS in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Semakaleng Daphney Manamela has indicated that police will thoroughly investigate the cases without fear or favour to ensure that there is justice for the victims.



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