Fifteen-year-old Karabo Monyama has been found dead, her body buried in a shallow grave in the backyard of her 23-year-old boyfriend’s home. The boyfriend has been arrested and charged with murder, perjury and defeating the ends of justice, North West police said.
Monyama’s body was found on Wednesday.
Police spokesperson Lt-Col Amanda Funani said the teenager from Cyferskuil, close to Makapanstad, was last seen at lunchtime on Sunday when she left home to watch soccer at a nearby field. She never returned home.
“Cyferskuil police arrested a suspect after the body of a missing teenager was found yesterday, 08 March 2023. The body of 15-year-old Karabo Monyama was discovered, buried in a shallow grave in the backyard of her 23-year-old boyfriend. The boyfriend was arrested on the same day, and he was charged with cases of murder, perjury and defeating the ends of justice. He is expected to appear in the Moretel Magistrate’s Court on Friday, 10 March 2023.” This is the statement released by the South African Police.
Leave a Reply