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Update: Body of teen recovered in Orange River
2021/01/25

Media Statement
South African Police Service
Office of the Provincial Commissioner Northern Cape

ORANIA -  The SAPS Search and Rescue Team recovered the body of a 19-year-old female in the Orange River, near Orania. She was last seen on Thursday, 21 January 2021.

According to the report, the 19-year-old, together with her friends, were each using tubes on the river. The 19-year-old lost her grip on the tube and as a result, she drowned.

On Monday, 25 January 2021, the body of the 19-year-old was recovered in the Orange River by the SAPS Search and Rescue Team together with other external role players.

Click here for the initial statement.

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