The our bodies of a 41-twelve months-primitive lady and a 13-twelve months-primitive lady had been stumbled on dumped reach Lwandle Power, shut to the Umgeni River in KwaDabeka, on Tuesday.
It’s alleged the 2 our bodies had been stumbled on by a member of the community around 06: 30 within the morning, who then reported the incident to the Team Provider Centre (CSC).
Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele acknowledged as soon as they arrived on the scene, they stumbled on that the victims had been allegedly assaulted, burnt and strangled to demise.
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It’s believed the 41-twelve months-primitive modified into half of-bare, and halfway internal a suitcase, whereas the baby modified into gathered fully dressed subsequent to her.
On Wednesday, Mbele confirmed the 2 deceased had been reported lacking on the Newlands East police place of dwelling on Tuesday morning.
She acknowledged they’ve been identified by the family as Smangele Smamane, 41, and Sibonga Mthembu, 13.
“Costs of homicide had been opened at Newlands East police place of dwelling for investigation,” acknowledged Mbele.
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