ZAAIPLAAS – Limpopo Saps in Zaaiplaas outside Groblersdal are investing a missing person’s case following the disappearance of a mentally disabled man.
According to police, the 23 year-old Kgaogelo Thipane from Sehlakwane village outside Groblersdal, went missing on Wednesday 17 October 2018 in Stoffberg.
Police said the Thipane’s parents informed that they took him to a local traditional healer for consultation but he later disappeared into the nearby bushes while he was still being attended to.
Constable Maphure Manamela, Limpopo Provincial Police Spokesperson, said efforts police and community members made to locate Thipane at his friends and relatives were unsuccessful.
Anyone with information that can help trace the young Thipane is requested to contact Detective Warrant Officer Mhletshwa Shabangu at 082 303 9894 or the crime strop number 08600 10111 or the crime sms line 32211 or the nearest police station. Police investigations on Thipane’s disappearance are ongoing.