Missing Imbali woman found dead

2017-04-19 06:01
PHOTO:suppliedHlengiwe Kubheka was found dead last Monday.

PHOTO:suppliedHlengiwe Kubheka was found dead last Monday.

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THE decomposed body of a woman who went missing two weeks ago was found floating in Msunduzi river in Edendale Road last Monday.

Hlengiwe Kubheka (39) from Imbali Unit 2 was reported missing by her family after she did not return home from her morning jog on Sunday, 26 March.

According to information relayed to Maritzburg Echo by her family while she was still missing, she left in early hours that Sunday leaving behind her cellphone.

Family spokesperson Sipho Mbanjwa confirmed it was Kubheka’s body that was found by the police, but refused to comment further on the matter.

KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Captain Nqobile Gwala said an inquest docket is being investigated by Alexandra police station.

“Circumstance surrounding the incident are still being investigated and police are appealing to anyone with information to come forward and assist the police.”

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