As previously reported this morning by NewsLiteSA “The Grassy Park Police are working to locate a missing 12-year-old who was last seen on Tuesday 07 January 2020. The reports were opened of her disappearance the next day.”
The SAPS have released information that an investigation was opened and they had some breakthrough information which lead them to a suspect being interviewed. The suspect later pointed out where her body was, the suspect has now been charged with murder.
A postmortem will soon be under way to find out the cause of her death and to also determine if any more charges need to be added.
The suspect will be seen at the Wynberg Magistrates on Friday 10th January 2020.
Lt General YolisaMatakata said “While this will not bring back the life lost. The lengthy incarceration of the perpetrator will ensure the communities of Cape Town are much safer”