Woman's body found in Philippi

2016-06-27 17:05
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Cape Town – Three people were taken in for questioning after a 21-year-old woman’s body was found in Browns Farm, Philippi, Western Cape police said on Monday.

Police found the dead woman lying on her stomach in Woodbaai on Sunday morning, said Constable Noloyiso Rwexana.

"It is suspected that she was raped and strangled, as there were no visible injuries.”

Two men and a woman, aged between 24 and 38, were taken in for questioning as they were last seen drinking with the deceased.

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