The police are investigating the murder of Pastor Liezel de Jager from NG Kerk Suidkus, whose lifeless body was discovered by her husband on Wednesday morning in Amanzimtoti on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal.
Police spokesman Colonel Thembeka Mbele said the 38-year-old mother of two girls was found with strangle marks on her neck.
“At 7:00 am, the Amanzimtoti police received a murder charge on Dan Pienaar Road in Amanzimtoti’s Athlone Park. When the police arrived at the scene, the police found a 38-year-old female victim lying on the ground in her garden with traces of strangulation on her neck. None of their possessions were taken. A murder case has been opened for investigation at Amanzimtoti SAPS. “
De Jager’s husband, Werner, is said to have found her body.
She allegedly returned home from jogging.
Your church held a prayer for De Jager and her family on Wednesday evening.