South Africa Police in the North West arrested a 17 year old boy for killing a woman called, Mapula who is also a sister of the country’s football national team goalkeeper, Itumeleng Khune.
The 27 year old was reportedly burnt beyond recognition in a house fire in Ventersdorp in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Itâ€™s understood neighbours called emergency services after seeing smoke emerging from a house in extension 2.
After forcing entry into a back room, authorities discovered Khune’s severely burnt body on top of her bed.
The police’s Adele Myburgh said officials handcuffed the teenager on Friday.
â€śPolice initially investigated an inquest but after obtaining more information, the inquest was changed to murder.â€ť
The suspect is to appear in court today.
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