Woman, 81, found with her throat slit at Eastern Cape home

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The daughter asked the neighbour to check on her at her home, where she was living with her disabled son.

Police spokesperson Capt Namhla Mdleleni said the alarm was raised after the 81-year-old woman’s daughter could not reach her on her cellphone on Tuesday.

“The neighbour proceeded to her house, where they found her lying in her bed, already dead. Her throat was slit,” Mdleleni said.


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