BY CELINAH MATSIE
MAFETENG – A 23-year-old man from Thaba-Tsoeu, Letlapeng and an 18-year-old boy from Ha Mohapeloa, Ha-Montso were arrested on October 2 for allegedly murdering a 17-year-old girl of Ha-Sephapho on July 7 at around 1500hours.
Police said the girl was last seen on July 4 when she was visiting Ha-Selepe from Ha-Sephapho. The deceased’s body was then found in the donga, badly stabbed and also showing signs of having been sexually abused somewhere between Ha-Montso and Ha-Rantsie villages.
The two suspects will appear before the Magistrate court on October 7.
Meanwhile, a third suspect was brutally killed by villagers after being accused of sexually abusing an old lady. He was then buried on September 23.