The body of a woman reported missing two weeks ago was found dismembered in a shallow grave in Emanguzi at the weekend, said KwaZulu-Natal police on Monday. Three men have been arrested in connetion the the murder.
Police spokesperson Major Thulani Zwane said the suspects, aged between 18 and 20, were arrested on Sunday following a tip-off. Once arrested, the men led the police to 20-year old Thandazile Mpunzi’s body.
Zwane said Mpunzi was strangled to death before she was cut up and buried.
The suspects will appear in the Emanguzi Magistrates’ Court soon.