Body found in Joostenbergvlakte

The decomposed body was discovered on Monday.

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CAPE TOWN - Police say a woman's body has been found in a plastic bag near Kraaifontein.

The decomposed body was discovered in Joostenbergvlakte on Monday.

It's unclear how the woman died or for how long her body had been lying there.

The police's Frederick van Wyk says, "We can confirm that the decomposed body of 28-year-old female was found in a plastic bag, in a farm dam in Joostenbergvlakte in Kraaifontein. A post-mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death."