Man to appear for Constantia resident murder

2018-03-05 07:28
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Cape Town - A man will appear in the Wynberg Regional Court on Monday after being accused of murdering a missing Constantia resident.

The body of Gill Packham was found in the boot of a burnt-out vehicle at Diep River railway station in Cape Town last week.

A 57-year-old man from Constantia, was arrested for murder.

The arrest took place late on Thursday night. The suspect is expected to apply for bail.

READ: Police tight-lipped following reports that Gill Packham's husband was arrested for her murder

Gill Packham's family have requested that their privacy be respected and said a statement will be made by a family spokesperson in due course.

One of her daughters, Nicola, has also since removed the Facebook post in which she pleads with people to help look for her "precious mom".

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