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Missing North West girl found dead

2012-03-19 19:25

Johannesburg - The decomposed body of a 16-year-old girl was found in Trim Park in Potchefstroom, North West police said on Monday.

Lieutenant Colonel Lesego Metsi said Tsholofelo Simango was reported missing on March 10 after she went to town and was not seen again.

"Her decomposed and wounded body was found on Saturday. Police are investigating an inquest docket but the post mortem will determine if it will be changed to murder," he said.

The cause of death was unknown.