Police are investigating a case of murder following the discovery of the body of a Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) student.
On Thursday, 21-year-old Ntokozo Xaba was found with multiple stab wounds at her off-campus residence – Ekhaya Junction.
According to police, the third-year student was drinking with friends and her ex-boyfriend at a house in Pretoria Gardens.
It’s alleged the friends left the two together that night.
Police spokesperson Dimakatso Sello:
“The police in Hercules are investigating a case of murder following the death of a 21-year-old woman. The ex-boyfriend has since been taken in for questioning by the police. Investigations continue.”