Mpumalanga man arrested for teen’s rape, murder

2016-08-18 11:05

Ermelo - A man was arrested after he allegedly raped and murdered a 16-year-old old girl in Ermelo, Mpumalanga, police said on Thursday. 

The girl had been attending a show at the Mpumalanga Stadium when she was snatched by the man, Sergeant Gerald Sedibe said

Sedibe said he had allegedly raped and killed her.

Her body was found near the stadium on Sunday. 

The 28-year-old man was already on parole for a separate murder case.

He would appear in the Ermelo Magistrate’s Court on Thursday on charges of murder and rape. 


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