Man arrested after physique of 14-year-old woman discovered buried ‘below enormous pile of rocks’


A 26-year-old man was arrested for the homicide of his 14-year-old “girlfriend” after the Free State teen’s physique was discovered below a “enormous pile of rocks” on Thursday.

Edwinah Bolosha was allegedly final seen by her uncle 5 days earlier than he reported her lacking.

Based on police, her uncle final noticed her at 8pm on October 10 when she left to go and sleep over at a good friend’s home. At 6pm on October 15 he went to the Tumahole police station to report Edwinah lacking.

A search was then launched.

“Preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased was final seen along with her boyfriend. Info was adopted and Edwinah’s physique was found in an open veld lined in an enormous pile of rocks, about 1km away from her house,” mentioned Free State police spokesperson Brig Motantsi Makhele.

“A case of homicide was registered and the boyfriend arrested. A postmortem will probably be carried out to find out the reason for loss of life,” he mentioned.