Ruth Manganyi was found dead in the bushes
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The police in Phalaborwa, Limpopo, opened an inquest following a shocking discovery of a lifeless body of a middle-aged woman.
According to the police, the body was spotted by a passerby in the bushes between Combretum Flats and Impala Park Stadium on Thursday, 25 June, at about 16h00.
The Limpopo provincial police spokesman Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo said the police responded to a call and proceeded to the scene where the body was indeed found.
It was later identified.
"The body was already in the state of decomposition and was identified by the family as of Ruth Manganyi aged 31, from Kremetart Street in Phalaborwa but originally from Namakgale township."
It is reported that Manganyi was an employee of Foskor.
"The family reported her missing on the 23 June at Phalaborwa SAPS after failing to reach her on a cellphone. She could also not be found at both her work place and place of residence," said Mojapelo.
He said the cause of the death has not yet been determined as investigations are still infolding. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.