Sebokeng girl (3) raped, murdered

The toddler was reported missing on Sunday by her grandmother in Sebokeng.

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JOHANNESBURG - Police say they're chasing every possible lead in their investigation into the rape and murder of a three-year-old girl in Sebokeng.

The toddler was reported missing on Sunday by her grandmother.

A passerby spotted her lifeless body in an open field on Monday and reported it to the police.

Spokesperson Tsekiso Mofokeng said, "At the moment, we are conducting various investigations and we are taking different statements from people who were staying with the child and from those in area where the child was playing. We hope to break the case and have an arrest."