Woman's body found on road in Gauteng

2013-01-03 21:03

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Johannesburg - The body of a 20-year-old woman was found on a street in Swaneville near Krugersdorp, Gauteng police said on Thursday.

Warrant Officer Solomon Sibiya said a local resident called police on Wednesday after seeing the body lying on the street.

"It had no visible injuries but was half-naked. The deceased's red Nokia cellphone was found next to her body. She was last seen by her family on the night of December 31 [2012]."

He said two months ago a body of a woman of the same age was also found strangled to death at Hospital View in Kagiso.

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