Decomposed body of girl found

A decomposed body of a girl, believed to be that of missing 10-year-old Mashego Kgomo, was found in Soshanguve, Pretoria, police said on Saturday. The body was discovered in the veld near a railway station on Friday evening, said Gauteng police spokeswoman captain Julia Claassen. "The badly-decomposed unidentified body was found in a veld near the Soshanguve when police followed a report from the community," said Claassen. According to SABC news, family members confirmed on Saturday afternoon that the body is that of Mashego, who went missing on New Year's Eve. Claassen said this was a "strong possibility", but that the body would only be identified formally on Monday following a post-morterm. Sapa

Report ID: 33
Crime Category: Murder
Province: Gauteng
Suburb: Soshanguve
Address: Soshanguve, Pretoria
Crime Date/Time: 9 Jan 2010, 00:01 AM
Reported By: Report A Crime
Reported Date: 9 Jan 2010, 00:01 AM
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