Appeal for info on murdered woman

2013-06-19 00:00

POLICE are appealing for information regarding the identity of a woman found murdered in Mount Michael.

The woman, described as being about 30 years old, was found dead in some bushes along Dennis Shepstone Road on Monday morning.

She had slight scratches on her face and strangulation marks around her neck. She is 1,6 m in height, of a medium build, with short hair and is dark in complexion. Police said she was wearing a white shirt, light green and white striped skirt, a black polar-fleece jacket and pink and black slippers. She was also wearing a black and white cotton scarf around her head.

Her body was discovered by a passerby who contacted the police. A postmortem will be held to determine the cause of death.

Police have asked anyone with information to urgently contact the investigating officer, Detective Warrant Officer Omi Sanka of the Prestbury detective services on 033 845 7764/65 or 084 727 3053.

Anyone who wishes to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stop on the toll-free number 08600 1011.

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