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Bianca Pindral
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22 May 2018
10:37 am

Three tied-up bodies found in one week in Krugersdorp field

Bianca Pindral

All three victims’ hands were tied behind their backs.

Image: Shutterstock/Arisha Ray Singh

Kagiso police are investigating the possibility that three murders occurred in the course of one week after they recently discovered three bodies in close proximity to each other, Krugersdorp News reports.

The first body was found on Monday, May 14, between Azaadville Gardens and Azaadville in Krugersdorp.

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On Wednesday, May 16, a second body was found between extensions 12 and 6, next to a recycling house. The third body was found in similar circumstances by a shepherd among the tall grass. The age of the victim is believed to have been between 25 and 28.

All the victims’ hands were tied behind their backs, and the bodies were found lying on their stomachs.

Police spokesperson Captain Solomon Sibiya was contacted for comment, but investigations are under way, and more information will be published once received.

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