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Sugan Naidoo
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29 Mar 2019
9:48 am

Woman found dead in KZN restaurant bathroom

Sugan Naidoo

The restaurant employee went missing after a scheduled blackout, and was found when the electricity came back on.

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An employee at a Margate pub and restaurant was found dead in the restroom of the establishment last Wednesday, reports South Coast Herald.

Police spokesperson Sergeant Sibu Ncane said the woman, identified as 29-year-old Thobeka Jula, was last seen by colleagues shortly before the 6pm load shedding.

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“When the electricity came back on, the staff realised that she was nowhere to be seen and went to look for her.”

A postmortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death.

An inquest docket has been opened.

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