Body of missing child found in fridge

2012-05-28 07:27

The body of a missing nine-year-old girl has been found in a refrigerator at her home in Eersterust, Pretoria, Gauteng police have said.

The child was reported missing by her mother on Saturday evening, Constable Sam Shibambo said.

The following day around noon, the girl’s body was discovered in the fridge.

Shibambo said he could not disclose who found the body because investigations were still underway. The child’s stepfather was arrested later yesterday.

He was expected to appear in Pretoria Magistrate’s Court today.

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