Philippi police seek

2018-03-06 06:00

Philippi police found the body of an 18-year-old woman during a crime prevention operation on Tuesday.

Police spokesperson, Captain Lance Goliath, says the woman’s body was found at 20:15 at a house in Hanover Park Avenue.

He adds that the woman’s body was found in the lounge of the house, with her hands and feet tied up with ropes and her head covered with a towel and plastic bag.

“A case of murder is being investigated. Police are following up on all leads and an arrest is expected to be made soon. Police are urging residents to come forward with information,” he says.

V Anyone with information on the case can call Detective Captain Gerald Gysman on 079 894 1334 or 021 690 1517, or call Crime Stop on 0800 111 213.

Philippi police found the body of an 18-year-old woman during a crime prevention operation on Tuesday.

Police spokesperson, Captain Lance Goliath, says the woman’s body was found at 20:15 at a house in Hanover Park Avenue. He adds that the woman’s body was found in the lounge of the house, with her hands and feet tied up with ropes and her head covered with a towel and plastic bag. “A case of murder is being investigated. Police are following up on all leads and an arrest is expected to be made soon. Police are urging residents to come forward with information,” he says.

V Call Detective Captain Gerald Gysman on 079 894 1334 or 021 690 1517.

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