The Body of a 17-Year-Old Girl Found in Philippi


According to reports, the lifeless body of a 17-year-old girl was discovered in Philippi in the Western Cape on Saturday.

The police’s Andre Traut said: “The circumstances around the death of a 17-year-old girl are being investigated by the Nyanga police after her naked body was found. The exact cause of her death is yet to be determined and no one has been arrested yet.” 

In an update released late on Sunday, the SAPS said a man in his twenties has been arrested in connection with the murder.