Murdered rape victim’s mother died of grief

2013-12-19 00:00

THE mother of a 14-year-old Pietermaritzburg schoolgirl who was gang-raped and murdered in Mountain Rise cemetery on July 26, 2011 was emotionally sickened to the extent that she died in October this year.

Xaba told a social worker who took a victim impact statement from him that his daughter’s death left a “huge and deep” hole in his heart. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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