A South African man has been detained after allegedly butchering and shoving the body of his 23year old girlfriend in a suitcase.
In Quigney, East Cape, South Africa, the butchered body of a 23-year-old law student named Nosicelo was discovered in a bag. Some of the victim’s other body parts were discovered in a black garbage bag next to the suitcase, her head was discovered in a cupboard at her home on Thursday, August 19.
The shocking discovery was made after a driver hailed down police on patrol at 7 a.m. on Thursday to report a body found in a bag. The 25-year-old suspect was apprehended shortly after police arrived at the crime scene .Police patrolling the area early on Thursday morning were hailed down by a vehicle who told them what he had witnessed, according to Brig Tembinkosi Kinana.
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“When they arrived at the corner of Fleet Street and Fitzpatrick Road, they discovered a bag containing the body of a 23-year-old woman.” A black bag containing more body parts was next to it. “While on the scene, police received information that a 25-year-old suspect suspected of being involved in the murder had been found and was apprehended right away,Police uncovered a plastic bag containing other body parts in a house after conducting further investigation. She was supposedly studying law at Fort Hare University in East London, and the initial investigations found that the suspect and the dead had been living together for quite some time and the cause of his action is still unknown, according to Kinana.
Lt-Gen Liziwe Ntshinga, the provincial police commissioner, denounced the act, which occurred during Women’s Month.
“This is one of the heartbreaking moments that no woman wants to witness during Women’s Month.” “The incidence exemplifies the tenacity with which gender-based violence and femicide episodes are widespread in our society,”
Meanwhile, Alutha Pasile, the suspect, is scheduled to appear in court on Friday, August 20.