Yesterday Western Cape SAPS arrested a 15-year-old boy in connection with the brutal murder of a 76-year-old woman. The suspect is believed to be related to the victim. Her body was discovered inside her home by her son, on Sunday afternoon.
News24 reported Captain FC Van Wyk, WC Police spokesperson, said that the woman’s son discovered her body in her Manenberg home, and found that she had been stabbed multiple times.
“According to our reports, the half-naked body was found with multiple stab wounds to the upper body. We’ve opened a case of murder for further investigation,” said Van Wyk.
According to SABC News, the 15-year-old boy will appear in the Athlone Magistrates Court once charged. Captain Van Wyk applauded the efficient investigation by the Manenberg SAPS which led to the quick arrest of the suspect.
This is a developing story.