80-year-old raped and slain

2013-09-26 00:00

AN 80-year-old woman has been raped and murdered at her home in Vulisaka in the Vulindlela area near Pietermaritzburg.

Tokolena Mnguni, who lived with her grandson, was alone at home when she was attacked. According to police spokesperson Musa Ntombela, police at the scene discovered that Mnguni’s injuries indicated that she had been raped. “It was also discovered that she was strangled as she had marks around the neck. The motive for the killing is unknown at this moment,” said Ntombela.

Police are making an urgent appeal to anyone that can assist with information to contact Captain Musa Ntombela at 082 417 2753 or 033 398 9730. Witnesses that want to remain anonymous may contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111.

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