Friends of slain pupil get counselling
The grade nine learner’s half-naked body was found in bushes in Happy Valley on Sunday.
CAPE TOWN - Pupils at Blackheath Secondary School have been receiving counselling after the body of one of their classmates was found over the weekend.
Western Cape Police are yet to confirm the details surrounding the death of the grade nine pupil.
Her half-naked body was found in bushes in Happy Valley on Sunday, an area located near her school.
Western Cape Education Department spokesperson Bronagh Casey says, "The school informed the department of her death and we arranged for counselling and psychological support for learners on Monday."
No arrests have been made in connection with the crime.