Two girls have allegedly kidnapped an toddler in Magaliesburg on Monday.
Gauteng police have launched a manhunt for the 2 girls who disguised to be the toddler’s aunts.
Based on Gauteng police spokesperson, Captain Mavela Masondo mentioned the 2 girls allegedly instructed the eight-month-old child lady’s mom, telling her that they have been associated to the kid’s father.
“It’s alleged that the 2 girls went to the newborn’s place of residence in Ga-Mogale, Magaliesburg and knowledgeable the mom of the newborn that they’re from the daddy’s household and wished to purchase garments for the newborn,” mentioned Masondo.
The mom went with the ladies to the Magaliesburg CBD. One of many girls provided to carry the newborn outdoors whereas they gave the mom some cash to buy and purchase meals.
When she was performed, she got here out solely to realized that the 2 girls have been no the place to be discovered.
“The suspects who is perhaps of their mid-twenties talking Setswana have been carrying blue denims, black sleeper boots and one with blue sweater. The suspects are each mild in complexion.”
The South African Police Service appealed to neighborhood members with any data that might assist in the search or help in finding the newborn snatchers to name Captain Alex Mafhungo on cell phone quantity 082 822 8270 or Detective Captain Joel Mogoanye on 082 461 4902.
Alternatively, Masondo mentioned members of the neighborhood may volunteer data anonymously through the police app MySAPS.