FS man reported missing after traditional ceremony


Morena Hlalele has been reported missing after he allegedly went home with his friends to attend a traditional ceremony called “Mpho Ya Badimo” and has not been seen since.

The incident took place on 26 June 2021 when Hlalele left home to attend the ceremony, which was held in 300 Section in Thabong. According to Colonel Thandi Mbambo, Hlalele’s friends claimed that they left him at the ceremony which he never returned from.

“Hlalele was last seen wearing navy blue trousers and a black jacket. Residents are requested to assist the police in tracing Hlalele,”said Mbambo.

A missing person’s file has been registered for further investigation. Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Hlalele is asked to contact Detective Warrant Officer Makhowa Letsele of the Thabong Detective Services on 072 5608 881 or on 057 910 2403. People can also call Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or alternatively send information via the MySAPS App.

Compiled by Pierce van Heerden