GBV body count increases as another woman killed in Gugulethu, Cape Town


CAPE TOWN, September 6 – The body of an unknown woman in her 30s was found next to a primary school in Gugulethu, Cape Town on Friday, police confirmed.

“The circumstances surrounding the death of an unknown female believed to be in her thirties are being investigated after her body was discovered this morning in Gugulethu,” police said in a statement.

“According to an eyewitness report a vehicle was seen dropping off the body next to Lwazi Primary School in NY112.”

Police said no arrests have been made and the motive for her killing is unknown.

“Any person with information regarding the incident is kindly requested to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111 with their anonymous tipoff.”

The killing sparked a sporadic protest by angry community members who gathered while police were probing the scene.

– African News Agency (ANA)