Suspect set for court after CT woman’s body found chopped up in flat

A man’s been arrested in connection with the killing. The victim’s body was discovered in her flat.

FILE: Police tape at a crime scene. Picture: Thomas Holder/Eyewitness News.

CAPE TOWN - Police are probing the motive behind the murder of a woman in Bellville.

A man’s been arrested in connection with the killing. The victim’s body was discovered in her flat.

It’s believed the deceased and the suspect lived in the same block of flats.

The police’s Noloyiso Rwexana said: “According to information, the body was found cut in pieces and packed in black bags in a nearby flat. The police arrested a 24-year-old man. Once charged, he will appear in the Bellville Magistrates Court.”