Teen duo held for Dobsonville girls’ murder

2014-02-20 14:43

Two teenage boys were arrested in connection with the murder of two Soweto schoolgirls.

The boys, aged 16, were nabbed at a school, Gauteng Police Brigadier Neville Malila said today.

Thandeka Moganetsi and Chwayita Rathazayo, aged 15 and 16, were found dead in a Dobsonville field yesterday morning.

Read: Mom of teen found dead in Dobsonville veld suspects suicide

Malila said they were dressed in George Khosa Secondary School uniforms and had cuts on their hands and necks.

“Three black candles and two new razor blades were found on the scene,” he said.

The police’s occult investigation unit had been called in. The boys will appear in the Protea Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

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