A 29-year-old mother of one was believed to be kidnapped until police found her ‘relaxing’ at her boyfriend’s house.
Briefly.co.za learned Lerato Mosia was reported missing on 9 June, however, she was found at her boyfriend’s Springs home on Friday.
Police Captain Hector Netshivhodza confirmed the Lehae resident and her 26-year-old boyfriend were both arrested.
According to the Captian, Mosia was arrested for faking her own abduction and by doing so defeating the ends of justice, while her bae was taken into custody for defeating the ends of justice and kidnapping.
"We can confirm that the lady was found relaxing in her boyfriend's house on Friday night. She did not have any injuries and both of them were arrested," Netshivhodza said.
The Sowetan reported she had been ‘missing’ for two weeks and they initially treated the case as a missing person’s one, but changed it to abduction after her family received a threatening text message on 16 June.
According to the reports, police investigated her ex-boyfriend, who she had reportedly been fighting with and her jealous new bae, who thought she was still seeing her former lover.
Mosia’s sister, Mmatladi, said she had not seen her sister yet and it is still unclear what the true story is.
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