Cops confirm body found is missing Bukho Mlityalwa

The four-year-old disappeared while playing near his Wallacedene home last week.

FILE: Four-year-old Bukho Mlityalwa went missing on 6 May 2015 at a playground in Wallacedene. Picture: Pinkladies.org.za

CAPE TOWN - Police have confirmed the body of a child found in a dam in the Kraaifontein area is that of four-year-old Bukho Mlityalwa.

The child disappeared while playing near his Wallacedene home last week.

The police's Thembinkosi Kinana said, "On Monday an autopsy was conducted at the Tygerberg Mortuary, no injuries were found on the child. The family of the deceased boy also identified the body."

Meanwhile, the search for 6-year-old Sasha-Lee November, from Hanover Park, has entered its ninth day.