The battered body of a woman was found in her home in a village in North West.
Captain Sabata Mokgwabone said yesterday the woman was last seen with her boyfriend at a friend's home in Lokaleng Village, in Mmabatho, where the couple lived.
"A piece of iron rod was found next to her body," he said.
Her boyfriend had not yet been found.
l A North West woman, 23, was allegedly kidnapped by three unknown men and then raped repeatedly on Saturday. - Sapa