The police in Upington are searching for a suspected killer of a 14-year-old teen whose body was found on Monday.
The girl’s body had been found by a local resident collecting wood on an open veld in Rosedale on Monday, before the police were alerted.
It is said the girl disappeared last Sunday after attending a church service in the area.
“Her body was found with multiple stab wounds. The deceased was a learner in one of the local schools in Rosedale,” the police statement read.
No arrests have been made so far.
The police urge anyone with information about the incident to contact investigating officer Lebogang Tonyane at 054 3370 113 or 078 1301 234, or alternatively contact Crime Stop at 08600 10111.