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Police looking for men who raped, killed 14-year-old Mihle Zingamo

FILE IMAGE: eMbalenhle police are appealing for information in the rape and murder of 14 year old Mihle Zingamo.

She was murdered this week and her raped body found tied with a rope.


The police in eMbalenhle are appealing to the public to help them nail the killers of 14-year-old Mihle Zingamo.

The girl was reported missing Wednesday this week at around 8 at night.

Later on that night her body was found dumped on the street at eMbalenhle’s extension 17 with her hands and feet tied.

She was raped before being killed, spokesman Brigadier Leonard Hlathi said.

“She accompanied her elderly sister to a local hair salon during the day of the Wednesday of 7 November.

“She allegedly left her sister and went home after she complained of being hungry but never reached home,” Hlathi said.

Her father rushed to the police station before 8 on Wednesday night and reported her missing.

A police search began together with community members.

Later on she was found dead and her feet and hands tied.

This is not the first time this year a girl is raped before being killed in the eMbalenhle township of Secunda.

On 07 May 2018, 11-year-old Lerato Nkutha was sent to a nearby shop by her parents but never returned home.

Three days later she was found in a certain house in the area dead

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Anyone with information should call the cops on 082 970 5774 or 08600 10111.

(edited by ZK)

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