A 19-year-old man has been arrested by the police officers. He is suspected of a brutal murder of a 21-year-old woman.
According to police spokesperson Stepheng Thakeng, the victim, Naledi Arcelia Lethoba, was Goldfields TVET College student.
Her body, found burnt, was identified by her parents.
The motive of the perpetrator has not been established yet. It is reported that the accused was a fellow student of the victim.
The accused is expected to appear in the Welkom Magistrates’ Court on Thursday.