Missing after escaping attack

Precious Letlape (23)

The police are requesting the community’s assistance in locating Precious Letlape (23), who went missing on Friday, 25 September after she allegedly escaped a presumed attack by unknown men.

Precious, who lives in Ga-Rankuwa, was visiting her parents in Klipgat near Brits at the time of her disappearance.

“According to information received, she allegedly left her parents’ home at the New stand section in Klipgat and went to a nearby tavern. At about 04:30, the next morning, while on her way home in the company of two friends, they were approached by two unknown men. It is alleged that the men ordered Precious and her friends to lie down but they managed to run away in different directions. One of Precious’ friends called her sister to find out if she had arrived home safely later during the day and was informed that she did not return home. The family searched for her at Klipgat and Ga-Rankuwa without any success,” said police spokesperson, Maria Nkabinde.

At the time of her disappearance, she was wearing a white top, grey bermuda pants and a black ‘doek’ on her head. She is of medium build, has a light complexion and short hair.

Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts can contact the investigating officer, Detective Sergeant Paul Mpoyane on 082 416 1631 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111. Anonymous tip-offs can be communicated via MySAPS App.