Eastern Cape cops hunt teacher's killer

2012-01-16 20:25

Johannesburg - A search has been launched for the murderer of a teacher whose body was found on a riverbank in Matatiele, Eastern Cape police said on Monday.

The 39-year-old woman was found at the Dlatyana River in Mando on Saturday, Captain Ernest Sigobe said in a statement.

"Her body had stab wounds and her car was found abandoned not far from the body."

She was reported missing on Friday. Provincial police commissioner Lieutenant General Celiwe Binta asked locals to help the police find the killers.