Police are investigating a
case of murder after a popular Eastern Cape businesswoman and former mayor was
found dead in her house on Wednesday night.
59-year old Shirley Bosman, of
Amatolaview in Stutterheim was alone at her house at the time.
It is alleged that suspects
gained entry through a back bathroom window and attacked her.
King William’s Town police
spokeswoman, Siphokazi Mawisa, confirmed that a case of murder has been opened.
Bosman, a former Stutterheim
Transitional Local Council deputy mayor was running a shop that was supporting
the small community of Amatolaview.
The family, through a
spokesman, Toney Plaatjies, said Bosman, also a former teacher, was found on
the floor of her room.
Her lifeless body was found by
neighbours who were concerned after she failed to open up her shop on Wednesday
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