Lifeless body of Missing police officer found in an advanced state of decomposition.


By Agreement Mabunda

POLOKWANE: The community of Kgapamadi is reeling with shock after the search for a hard-working missing police officer ended in tragedy.

A 45-year-old Sergeant Juliet Motshwene, stationed at Rakgwadi police station in the Sekhukhune District was last seen leaving her residence in Kgapamadi, Hlogotlou Policing area on Tuesday, 30 January 2024, wearing blue jeans, a green shirt, and pink sneakers.

In response to this development, General Scheepers immediately directed the allocation of all relevant resources to facilitate the search for the missing sergeant.

Tragically, the search efforts have come to a devastating conclusion, as the lifeless body of Sergeant Motshwene was discovered outside her home village in the afternoon of Sunday, 2024/02/04.

The deceased was found in an advanced state of decomposition.

Acting Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Limpopo, Major General Jan Scheepers, is deeply saddened by the untimely passing of the Saps member.

The South African Police Service in Limpopo, along with the family, and the public, are mourning the loss of our esteemed colleague. At this time, we extend our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of Sergeant Motshwene and offer our support during this difficult period. We ask that the family be given the space and time needed to mourn their loss.

We urge anyone with information related to this tragic incident to come forward and assist the authorities in their ongoing investigations.

The SAPS will continue to provide updates as further information becomes available.

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