Police request public assistance to locate a missing woman and her son

LIMPOPO - The Police in Hlanganani outside Giyani are investigating case of missing persons, following a report about a woman who went missing together with her 5-year-old child. A 49-year-old woman Tasmania Violet Mashele and her 5-year-old son Xihluke Gabriel Ngobeni from Olifantshoek, allegedly left their home on Friday 2019-04-12 in the morning at around 07:00.

According to the information received, the woman told her nine-year old son that she was attending a traditional ceremony without mentioning the place. The woman is reported to be mentally challenged. They left home with two bags of clothes and their clothing was not noticed as they left.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of these missing persons is requested to contact Warrant Officer Marivate at 082 319 9686 or Crime Stop number on 0860010111 or Crime SMS Line on 32211.

Source: South African Police Service