Police were alerted of what looks like human remains, they attended the scene of an abandoned house in Libode on the 24th of April.
Members of the community have been searching and assisting the Police with a case involving a missing 34-year-old woman since September 2016.
Cpt Kyaya Tonjeni has said that the “human bones” were wrapped in a blanket and found in a “shallow grave”
The bones have been sent off for laboratory DNA testing to see if they belong to the missing woman.
Cpt Khaya Tonjeni has said that a case of murder has now been opened and requests that anyone with information to step forward and assist the law.
“Contact D/Captain Zwakala on 0829211003 or may call Crime Stop on 0860010111 and the information will be treated with confidentiality.”