Man held for Ventersdorp rape, murder

Johannesburg - An 18-year-old woman was raped and murdered in Tshing near Ventersdorp, North West police said on Sunday.

"It is alleged that the victim was found lying dead on the ground. Motive for the incident is not known at this stage," said Colonel Emelda Setlhako.

She said the woman was raped and killed on Friday.

A 24-year-old man had been arrested and was expected to appear in the Ventersdorp Magistrate's Court on Monday.

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Rice Safari 2014-08-17 09:33:26 PM
The rape and murder sentences must not be allowed to run concurrently. They must run consecutively.
Paul Dennis Murison 2014-08-17 09:39:35 PM
Kill the idiot, why send these animals to jail.
Themba Prince Mahlangu 2014-08-17 10:40:45 PM
I don't get this thing of rape because the are magosha where guys can buy y rape can't stop government must be tough on changer like this guys just buy magosha than rape let's stop this thing of raping our yourng sister granny
mojalefa.s.malepe 2014-08-18 05:22:34 AM
They also put a water pipe down her throat and opened it. Were in the world does this brutality occur? I mean where in the world does a 4year old baby dragged in the car.....only is South Africa. This is the sickest and with most incensitive criminals in the world. So damn ashamed of myself for being from South Africa.... God help us.
Guru Weed-Aroma Mokgojwa 2014-08-18 07:32:16 AM
The man must be handed over to the hands of the community,and the community shall teach him a lesson that he won't soon forget.
Liz Fivaz 2014-08-20 10:52:21 AM
Bring back the death sentence! These perpetrators does not belong on this planet!