Vulindlela police are investigating a case of murder after the body of a six-year-old girl, who left her home to go to the shops, was found half naked in the bushes

It’s believed that Inathi Abukwe Mhlahlo had left to buy a packet of sweets and crisps on Monday, and that she didn’t return home.

Eastern Cape police spokesperson Captain Khaya Tonjeni said that Mhlahlo’s half-naked body was found next to a road in NU 8, Mdantsane, in East London, that evening.

Reports stated that she had stab wounds to her neck.

“It is alleged that she was immediately rushed to the nearby hospital, but died on arrival,” said Tonjeni.

Subscribe to our Free Daily All4Women Newsletter to enter

No arrests have been made.

Eastern Cape police urged anyone who might be able to assist them with information about the murder to contact the investigating officer, Detective Constable Lusanda Nkatazo, on 082 334 8028 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.

Teacher who disappeared with her 3 daughters has been found alive

On Monday, police confirmed to The Sowetan that a woman who had been reported missing with her three daughters at then end of October this year has finally been found alive…

PICS: Four-hour rescue effort to save woman at Durban waterfall

PICS: Four-hour rescue effort to save woman at Durban waterfall

A 52-year-old woman who fell four metres onto rocks at the Kloof Gorge Waterfall in Durban on Sunday has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after a gruelling four-hour rescue operation…

Covid-19 surge: Eastern Cape battles second wave – Taverns & gatherings targeted

Covid-19 surge: Eastern Cape battles second wave – Taverns & gatherings targeted

Eastern Cape Health MEC Sindiswa Gomba said the provincial government was concerned about the surge in Covid-19 infections, which signalled a second wave of infections in the province…

Syndicate that drugs & robs victims allegedly behind murder of Zulu prince

Syndicate that drugs & robs victims allegedly behind murder of Zulu prince

The five people who have been charged with the murder of Prince Lethukuthula Zulu have been accused of running a syndicate that drugs and robs people…

Tragic! Ex Bafana Bafana star Ngcongca killed in crash – just days after his ex, Mshoza died

Anele Ngcongca was confirmed to have died in a car accident in KwaZulu-Natal in the early hours of Monday morning. #RIPAnele

Author: News24.com